Registration is closing soon for Baylor University Institute for Oral History's next offering in their series of advanced online workshops titled "Sharpen Your Skills." This edition will focus on interviewing and will prepare those with a basic understanding of oral history to enhance their in-depth interview approach with narrators to more successfully accomplish their research objectives.
Summer School: Memory and the Making of Knowledge in the Early Modern World
18 -22 September 2017, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen (Germany)
The Columbia University Libraries invites nominations and applications for the position of Curator of Oral History, Rare Book & Manuscript Library. The Curator will develop and conduct outreach on behalf of the Columbia Center for Oral History (CCOH) archive, a partnership between the Columbia University Libraries and the Interdisciplinary Center for Innovative Theory and Empirics (INCITE).
This position provides collaborative leadership on university- and community-based oral history research. The Research Specialist is responsible for various aspects of the SOHP’s wide-ranging research program, including initiating and managing the life cycle of multidisciplinary oral history projects, from planning to implementation to deliverables, overseeing accession of audio and print oral history materials into the Southern Historical Collection at Wilson Library, and educating partners inside and outside the University on oral history methods and practices.
The oral history project A Hackney Autobiography: Remembering Centerprise has published a free mobile app and a book.
Free mobile app – a hackney autobiography
A Hackney Autobiography, inspired by Centerprise, puts Hackney (London,UK)’s creative & radical past on the map. This mobile app, created by On The Record, is now available for free on Google Play, iTunes App Store, or simple web browser.