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BUIOH Launches the Texas Liberators of WWII Online Exhibit

From the fall of 2011 through 2013, Baylor University Institute for Oral History enacted a project funded by the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission to capture the stories of veterans living in Texas who took part in the liberation on Nazi concentration camps during WWII. In total, nineteen veterans were interviewed from all across the state, and their combined experiences provide a powerful shared narrative.

International Committee meeting at the Oral History Association Annual Meeting

Please join the International Committee in Tampa on Thursday, October 15, 2015 from 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Florida Salon 3 at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel.  All are welcome and if you are interested in being on the committee, please contact Leslie McCartney, lmccartney@alaska.edu. Each year the committee distributes scholarships to international conference attendees.

See you in Tampa, Leslie McCartney, Chair International Committee

Final CfP: Children and War: Past and Present --- Deadline 31 Oct

Children and War: Past and Present

Third international multidisciplinary conference to be held at the University of Salzburg, Austria, on 13-15 July 2016

Organized by the University of Salzburg and the University of Wolverhampton, in association with the UN Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict.

Event: Webinar Series on Refugee and Forced Migration Narratives

Webinar Series on Refugee and Forced Migration Narratives

The IASFM Refugee and Forced Migration Narratives Working Group is hosting a series of webinars.  Please join us by clicking on the link under each webinar to register.

October 26, 2015

10:00 am EDT/2:00 pm GMT

Using Video Narratives to End Silence on Conflict-related Sexual Violence

Invitation to OHA Mentorship Program Events

Dear OHA, 
We hope this message finds you well. This email is to invite you, your students, and/or affiliates to two exciting events taking place at the 2015 Oral History Association Annual Meeting next week.
The first is the OHA Mentorship Program's inaugural speed networking session, offering a great way to learn from seasoned professionals and make connections with those new to the OHA.