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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Registration Now Open for "Doing Oral History" Workshop at AMIA 2019!

The Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA) is proud to offer for the first time a day-long "Doing Oral History" workshop from 9am-5pm on November 13 in Baltimore, Maryland as part of the AMIA 2019 conference schedule! "Doing Oral History” will provide training in each of the core areas of this important documentation method.

Let's talk water! Using oral history to collect data about people and water(ways)

Event: The Oral History Archives at Columbia University (535 West 114th Street, NYC)
On Wednesday, September 18, 2019 from 3 to 4:30pm, Butler Library 523, researchers Megan Bucknum and Jennifer Kitson (Rowan University's Department of Department of Geography, Planning and Sustainability) will present their research, "Watershed Storytelling: Experiential Tools for Connecting People, Place, and Water." They've traversed the Garden State asking New