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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The Lawrence de Graaf Center for Oral and Public History at CSU Fullerton Presents Fall 2019 Hansen Lecture – "Building a Statewide Digital and Archival Collaboration: The CSU Japanese American Digitization Project"

The Lawrence de Graaf Center for Oral and Public History presents its fall Hansen Lecture

"Building a Statewide Digital and Archival Collaboration: The CSU Japanese American Digitization Project"

November 5, 2019

5:30 p.m.

TSU Pavilion A

CSU Fullerton campus

Oxford Oral History Series

I am delighted to announce the appointment of two new series editors for the Oxford Oral History Series: Erin Jessee, the Lord Kelvin Adam Smith Research Fellow (Armed Conflict and Trauma), History, at the University of Glasgow; and Annie Valk, Associate Director for Public Humanities at Williams College. Don Ritchie continues as Senior Advisor to the series.

Fall Workshops from the Vermont Folklife Center

Announcing 2019 Fall Cultural Sustainability Institute Workshops from the Vermont Folklife Center!

Intro to Audio Storytelling: Interviewing & Recording (Brattleboro, VT)
Nov. 2, 2019
www.vermontfolklifecenter.org/events/introduction-to-audio-storytelling-interviewing-amp-recording

Oral History and Audio Stories: An Introduction (St. Johnsbury, VT)
Nov. 9, 2019

Webinar on integrating OHMS and Omeka, October 29

Join Janneken Smucker and Doug Boyd for a webinar on integrating OHMS with Omeka, October 29, 2:00 pm.

Webinar Description:

This webinar explores how to integrate the OHMS plugin suite with Omeka to create a powerful discovery and user experience for online oral history collections.  By displaying the OHMS Viewer within an Omeka item, users can conduct a text search of interviews, finding corresponding moments in an online audio or video file.