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AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

OHA Independent Practitioner's Toolkit

I've been attending the Oral History Association's conference this week, and the association has an Independent Practitioner's Task Force.  They created a toolkit which includes discussions about how to determine a scope of work, negotiate contracts, thoughts on independent practitioner's intellectual property, portfolios, crediting, and a whole host of other considerations.  While specifically tailored to oral history, I thought it might be of interest to other independent scholars.

2022-24 Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Religion at Dartmouth College - Leslie Center for the Humanities, Dartmouth College

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Subject Fields: Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology