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CFP: Access and Inclusion in Oral History

Conference Title: Access and Inclusion in Oral History

Conference Dates: Thursday, April 18 - Friday, April 19

Location: Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ

Deadline for Submissions: January 15

Oral History in the Mid-Atlantic Region (OHMAR) invites paper and panel proposals for its 2019 Annual Meeting, "Access and Inclusion in Oral History." The conference will be held at Monmouth University from Thursday, April 18 - Friday, April 19.

Still Seeking NJ 1950s Artifacts

As I posted here previously, I am helping curate an exhibit for the Cornelius Low House in Piscataway, NJ focusing on New Jersey in the 1950s. While our ‘call for artifacts’ brought many great responses, there are still some holes, so I am putting out a more focused request for display items relating to: