Welcome to H-Oralhist, a member of the H-Net, Humanities & Social Sciences On-Line initiative. H-Oralhist is a network for scholars and professionals active in studies related to oral history. It is affiliated with the Oral History Association.

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CFP: Practicing Oral History Series

Left Coast Press will be at OHA this year. Stop by to see new titles and to chat about your own publishing ideas.

Left Coast Press invites manuscripts and inquiries for the series Practicing Oral History. If you practice oral history as a museum curator, public historian, librarian, transcriber, community activist, educator or related field consider sharing your experience through publication. We publish titles in methodology from any field or approach that applies oral history.

Call for Volunteers to Serve on 420 Archive Oral History Advisory Committee

The 420 Archive is a new 501c3 Nonprofit organization with a national board. The mission is to collect & preserve the history, activism and culture surrounding the prohibition of cannabis in the United States. We are currently looking for volunteers to serve on Oral History Advisory Committee to advise and collect oral histories. The 420 Archive is collecting a variety of oral histories from activists, policy makers, medical cannabis patents, and industry professionals.

Advanced Online Workshop on Oral History Interviewing - Baylor University

Registration is now open for Baylor University Institute for Oral History's first in a new series of advanced online workshops titled "Sharpen Your Skills." This initial offering will focus on interviewing and prepare those with a basic understanding of oral history to enhance their in-depth interview approach with narrators to more successfully accomplish their research objectives.