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Graduate level oral history course

Hello all,

I am interested in starting a Master's level history course in which students would learn about the background/techniques/best practices of oral history and conduct an oral history as a final project.  The transcript of the interview would then be deposited in an oral history archive I hope to start at my institution, which would focus on histories of international activism (we are an institute of international affairs/development studies).

Webinar Announcement: Using TheirStory for Conducting Remote Oral History Interviews'

The Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History recently launched a national interviewing project using a new video interviewing platform called TheirStory. This webinar will present how to use TheirStory for conducting remote oral history interviews.

Re: Oral History Center Remote Interviewing Webinar

Thank you for your patience as we finished up the recording of the Zoom Recording webinar.

Here is the link to the recording of the webinar from last Friday,


and another for the burned-in closed-captioned version: