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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

Re: Confluence Story Gathering Collection

This collection looks and sounds great, Lily! Very effective to present the short, contextualised excerpts. You might be interested in comparing other ways of presenting oral histories with Indigenous peoples: I've recorded oral histories with Aboriginal Australians for an academic research project and converted them into a storytelling podcast series, Heart of Artness.