The Baylor University Institute for Oral History invites you to join its online, live audio workshop, "Getting Started with Oral History." The interactive workshop will provide six hours of instruction on two consecutive Wednesdays in February—February 8 and 15, from 10:00 a.m. CDT to 1:00 p.m. CDT. You may take part in the workshop from the convenience of your home or office computer via a free Blackboard Collaborate web conferencing interface.
CALL FOR PAPERS
Beyond camps and forced labour: current international research on survivors of Nazi persecution
Sixth international multidisciplinary conference, to be held at Birkbeck, University of London, and Wiener Library, London, 10-12 January 2018
In memory of David Cesarani
Hello Oral Historians!
I would like to put together a panel for the 2017 OHA that discusses our experiences in oral history pedagogy, particularly around teaching oral history as a collaborative, messy, subjective, non-positivist process. I am looking for a few people to join me in talking about the challenges of teaching students about oral history in this complex and sometimes destabilizing way. Here is the tentative blurb I have written up:
Embracing the Mess: Reflections on Untidy Oral History Pedagogy
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Canadian Oral History Association (COHA) Prize
The Canadian Oral History Association (COHA) Prize is awarded to an outstanding example of oral history practise. Eligible initiatives include oral history projects, books, articles, exhibitions, films, and other activities that actively engage with oral history. Scholarly and popular works are eligible for consideration. Community practitioners are especially encouraged to apply.
Works produced or published in the previous year are eligible for entry.