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Oral History and Museums: A Panel Discussion at NEMA

As the former oral history coordinator and now curator of education and public programs for the Sullivan Museum and History Center, I am trying to put together a panel discussion about the use of oral histories in museums for the New England Museum Association Annual Conference, which will be held November 6-8, 2019, in Burlington, Vermont.  My proposal reads as the following:


PhD Scholarship in Oral History: "Australian Fathers and Broken Families" -- with corrected URL

Colleagues, I would be grateful if you could circulate information about this PhD scholarship – open to both domestic (Australian) and international applicants – to anyone who you think might be interested, and to any networks that might reach potential applicants.

Voces Oral History Research Summer Institute

The Voces Oral History Research Summer Institute is a 5-day workshop (June 10-14) for faculty and graduate students wishing to use oral history in research.

This institute at the University of Texas in Austin will be helpful to the beginner, intermediate, and advanced scholar. Instructors include scholars who have created their own oral history projects, have published widely using oral history, and are leaders in oral history publishing and teaching.