The Baylor University Institute for Oral History invites individual scholars with training and experience in oral history research who are conducting oral history interviews to apply for support of up to $3,000 for the academic year 2014–2015. With this grant, the Institute seeks to partner with one scholar who is using oral history to address new questions and offer fresh perspectives on a subject area in which the research method has not yet been extensively applied. Interdisciplinary, cross-cultural research on local, national, or international subjects is welcome.
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Submitted by Cliff Kuhn on Tuesday, April 15, 2014
In conjunction with the History Channel and the American Folklore Center of the Library of Congress, the Oral History Association has created a document promoting best practices in oral history education for grades 4-12. OHA Education Committee members Debbie Ardemendo and Katie Kuszmar are the authors of the document, titled "Principles and Best Practices in Oral History Education (4-12)." We thank them and the many other individuals who had input into the process.
The Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling in Montreal invites you to the launch of Stacey Zembrzycki’s According to Baba: A Collaborative Oral History of Sudbury’s Ukrainian Community and Steven High’s Oral History at the Crossroads: Sharing Life Stories of Survival and Displacement (UBC Press, 2014), the first two books in UBC Press’s new “Shared: Oral and Public History” book series. A reception as well as a dramatic reading of Jenny Montgomery’s Déraciné, a French-language play that came out of the Montreal Life Stories project, will follow.
From: H-Net Reviews <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:00:01 -0400 Subject: H-Net reviews posted to the web 07 Apr 2014 - 14 Apr 2014
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Reviewed for H-Asia by Richard V. Simmons Campany, Robert Ford. _Signs from the Unseen Realm: Buddhist Miracle Tales from Early Medieval China_. Honolulu: University of Hawai?i Press, 2012. xix + 300 pp. $65.00, ISBN 978-0-8248-3602- 3. http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=37812