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Call for Book Proposals: Practicing Oral History series

   The Routledge book series Practicing Oral History is accepting proposals for new titles on applied oral history. Series editor Nancy MacKay will be at the Oral History Association conference in Montreal, Quebec, October 10-14 and happy to meet in person to discuss your book idea. Contact Nancy at nancymackay@gmail.com for a detailed prospectus or to discuss your project.

Oral History Jukebox @OHA 2018 | Extended Submission Deadline: Sept. 28

Dear colleagues,

We hope that the new academic year is off to a great start! Just a quick annoucement to let you know that the Oral History Jukebox Workshop submission deadline for OHA 2018 has been extended to next Friday, September 28. We know that this is a busy time of year, so we wanted to give a little extra time to work on applications. We have been impressed by all that have been submitted so far! 

Job Opportunity: Founding Head of Humanities at University of Global Health Equity

Dear colleagues,

The University of Global Health Equity in Rwanda is looking for a founding Head of Humanities. While this is not an oral history position per se, it emphasizes teaching "bottum up" humanities and could be a good academic home for an oral historian :

CFA: USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research 2019-2020 Interdisciplinary Research Week

Call for Applications

2019-2020 Interdisciplinary Research Week

Deadline: November 15, 2018

The USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research invites proposals for its 2019-2020 Interdisciplinary Research Week that will provide support for an interdisciplinary group of international scholars to develop and discuss a collaborative innovati