Oral History Summer School 2019: Applications Now Open for Summer Workshops!

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Applications are now open for Oral History Summer School 2019! We have two workshops in Hudson, NY this summer. Come all ye budding oral historians, artists, advocates, and researchers who wish to make of use of oral history in your practices. More information and registration on our website: www.oralhistorysummerschool.com
 
Oral History Intensive + Oral History and Public Art
Dates: June 10 - June 19
Location: Solaris, Hudson, New York
Instructors: Suzanne Snider with guest instructor Todd Shalom
Level: All are welcome
This immersive summer workshop is a rigorous introduction to the field of Oral History. Over the course of ten days, we’ll cover interview techniques, project design, recording tutorials, and ethics, along with special topics related to the field.
 
I am Sitting in a Room, Part I: Oral History & Writing
Dates: June 27 - July 2
Location: Solaris, Hudson, New York
Instructor: Suzanne Snider
Level: All are welcome
In this writing and oral history workshop, students experiment with a range of literary forms that use oral history as both source material and text.
 
About OHSS: Oral History Summer School was established in Hudson, New York, in 2012, as an immersive training program to help students from varied fields––writers, social workers, radio producers, artists, teachers, human rights workers––make use of oral history as an ethical interview practice in their lives and work. Workshops are open to all levels of experience