We still have a few spots left for the UC Berkeley Advanced Oral History Summer Institute. If you have ever wondered how to apply oral history methods to your research or already engaged in an oral history projects, this institute is for you.
Apply Here: http://bit.ly/OHC-SI2017
About the Institute
The Oral History Center (OHC) of the Bancroft Library at the University of California, Berkeley is offering a one-week long advanced institute on the methodology, theory, and practice of oral history. It will take place on the UC Berkeley campus in the newly-opened MLK Jr. Student Center from August 7-11, 2017.
The institute is designed for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, university faculty, independent scholars, and museum and community-based historians. The goal of the institute is to strenghten the ability of its participants to conduct research-focused interviews and to consider special characteristics of interviews as historical evidence in a rigorous academic environment.
Applications & Cost
The instiute is limited to 40 participants and applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. The cost of the institute is $950. All applications are due by April 15, 2017.