News Release: Vietnam Center and Sam Johnson Vietnam Archive Announces Completion of NEH Grant Funded Transcription Project

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Subject Fields: 
Oral History, Military History

Texas Tech’s Sam Johnson Vietnam Archive Makes Collection More Accessible

With a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, more than 700 hours of video and audio interviews have been transcribed to aid researchers around the world.

VIRTUAL WORKSHOP: Oral History Basics

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
February 18, 2023
Location: 
Ireland {Republic}
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Oral History

OHNI are delighted to announce that our first workshop (virtual) of 2023 will be taking place on Saturday, 18 February 2023 from 10:00-12:30.

The title is 'Oral History Basics' and is specifically designed for beginners who are interested in learning more about oral history and its potential as a research methodology. It outlines some of the key issues to consider when using oral history and offers a preliminary introduction to project planning, ethical considerations, interview techniques and potential outputs.

Mastering Oral History:A Concise Guide

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
February 6, 2023 to February 27, 2023
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Oral History, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Historic Preservation

Mastering Oral History:A Concise Guide

International Workshop

6 February-8 February
20 February-22 February
27 February
2023

Same workshop, different dates
(Please choose the day of your preference at the end of the page at: “Registration”)

Digital Humanities::Six Degrees of… A guide to Social Network Analysis

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
February 16, 2023 to March 2, 2023
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Anthropology, Archaeology, Oral History

Six Degrees of… A guide to Social Network Analysis

Digital Humanities
International Workshop

Dates: 16,23 February & 2 March 2023
Time: 17.00 (5 p.m.)
Amsterdam time (CET) 
Find your timezone here

Oxford project aims to preserve WW2 memories and objects

Type: 
Call for Volunteers
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Military History, Oral History, Social History / Studies

A project led by the Faculty of English at the University of Oxford is looking for contributions to a free online archive of family stories, anecdotes, memories and digitized objects relating to people’s experiences of the Second World War. Their Finest Hour, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, aims to digitally collect stories and materials related to Britain's and the Commonwealth's role in the Second World War in order to preserve them and make them freely available to the public.

Lincoln Oratory Festival 2023

Type: 
Event
Date: 
February 7, 2023 to February 8, 2023
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Childhood and Education, Historic Preservation, History Education, Oral History

Join Ford's Theatre for the Lincoln Oratory Festival, 10:00 a.m. to noon on February 7 and 8, 2023. In honor of Abraham Lincoln’s birthday, students from 3rd through 8th grade classrooms across the metro DC area perform a selection of his most historic speeches on the Ford’s Theatre stage. Come hear Lincoln’s memorable words and leave feeling inspired!

6th Public History Summer School

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 12, 2023
Subject Fields: 
Public History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Oral History

The Historical Institute of the University of Wrocław, Poland (HI UWr), the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History at the University of Luxembourg (C2DH), Zajezdnia (Depot) History Centre, the International Federation for Public History, and the Commission for Public History of the Committee of Historical Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences invite students, PhD candidates and practitioners to participate in the sixth Public History Summer School to be held in hybrid format (on-site and on-line), 12-16 June 2023.

Invitation - Holocaust Remembrance: The Miracle Child. Webinar. Jan. 26, 12:00 – 1:30 pm (ET) RSVP

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
January 26, 2023
Subject Fields: 
Human Rights, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Race / Ethnic Studies, Oral History, Jewish History / Studies

Commemorating International Holocaust Remembrance Day: The Miracle Child

The moving story of the survival of Fran Malkin. Please join the webinar on January 26, 2023, 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. (ET) Sponsored by Touro College Institute on Human Rights and the Holocaust, Director, Anne Bayefsky.

Link to register: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_pqw8-NX9QuSBY-QUDh6yow 

Anne Bayefsky, Director, Touro Institute on Human Rights and the Holocaust

Folklore, Geography and Environment: Ways of Knowing Water, Landscape and Climate in the Anthropocene

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 14, 2023 to July 16, 2023
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Maritime History / Studies, Oral History

Hybrid conference of The Folklore Society: 14-16 July 2023, online and in person at The Wilberforce Institute, University of Hull, UK.

The conference will explore our changing relationships with water in the landscape in the light of the mounting frequency of extreme weather events, and consider the following questions:

  • What other kinds of knowledge might inform our responses to the challenge of increasingly volatile relationships with water?

Challenging Racism at the University of Florida Public Program Series

Type: 
Event
Date: 
January 14, 2023 to April 21, 2023
Location: 
Florida, United States
Subject Fields: 
Black History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Indigenous Studies, Oral History, Social Sciences

The Samuel Proctor Oral History Program (SPOHP) is a leader in promoting stories of Native Americans, African Americans, Holocaust survivors, refugees, immigrants, and diverse communities in the United States and beyond.

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