The Gulf is an oral history project and podcast that shares stories about people and nature on the Texas Gulf Coast. On this site, you will find oral history interviews, podcast episodes, and transcripts for all audio.
The Gulf podcast is sponsored by the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Since 2000, the Harte Research Institute has integrated its science with economic, policy and sociological expertise in an effort to fulfill its mission of seeking science-driven solutions for Gulf of Mexico problems in order to advance its long-term sustainable use and conservation. Learn more at their website.
The Gulf podcast is written, narrated, and produced by Dr. Jen Brown. Season One production assistant Max McClure transcribed oral histories and produced his own short pieces.
Podcast episodes can also be found on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, and many other podcasting platforms. Additionally, some related oral histories covering environmental history can be found at the South Texas Stories digital archive.