Introduction to Oral History Workshop

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 18:00

 

The Introduction to Oral History workshop is the first of three workshops in the Introduction to Oral History Workshop Series

 

This workshop delves into the practice of oral history. It provides an overview of the underlying principles of oral history and the practical aspects of undertaking an oral history project. In this workshop you will learn how to: design an oral history project, budget enough time for your project, plan and prepare for interviewing, and conduct interviews. After this workshop you will be ready to create a project plan, find interviewees, and know how to conduct a productive interview.

 

The second workshop in the series, Digital Audio Recording, will be held on Thursday September 15th, 2016 from 6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.

 

The third workshop in the series, After the Interview: Post Processing for Future Access will be held on Thursday September 22nd from 6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.

 

The cost of all three sessions in the Introduction to Oral History workshop series is $150+gst, or $100+gst for students and UWinnipeg staff and faculty. This includes a one-year OHC Membership.

 

Online registration for the series is now open.

 

You may contact the Oral History Centre to arrange a payment plan, or to apply for a bursary to cover full or partial workshop costs if needed.