History in Sound with Charles Hardy III

Event Date: 
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 20:30


In recent years more and more historians have discovered the rewards of working in sound, sharing research and interviews through sound-art, podcasts, sound walks, sound maps, installations, and other forms of sound and multi-media programming.

Curated by Dr. Charles Hardy III, this noon hour listening session will explore some of best examples of historians working in sound and sound-artists working with history.


Date: Monday, October 15, 2018,  12:30-1:20 pm

Location: Oral History Centre, Room 2B23


About Dr. Charles Hardy III

A pioneer in oral history and new media, Dr. Hardy is the producer of a number of award-winning audio-art, radio, and video exhibits, including the oral history-based radio series I Remember When: Times Gone But Not Forgotten, winner of a Corporation for Public Broadcasting Public Radio Program Award in 1983, Goin' North: Tales of the Great Migration, in 1985, This Car to the Ballpark, in 1988 and the aural history essay-in-sound I Can Almost See the Lights of Home: A Field Trip to Harlan County, Kentucky, co-authored with Alessandro Portelli, which won the Oral History Association’s Biennial Nonprint Media Award in 1999.


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