P.O. Box 3819, Wellington, 6140, New Zealand

Wellington Workshop: Abstracting Oral History

2017-08-12 08:45 - 2017-08-13 13:00
National Library of New Zealand, Molesworth Street, Thorndon, Wellington.
National Library, Molesworth Street, Wellington, New Zealand

Saturday and Sunday
12 & 13 August 2017 8.45am-1pm
The abstract is a comprehensive 8me-coded summary, which serves as a guide to the oral history researcher. Here is an opportunity to practice the comprehension and editing skills
needed to compile a reliable and usable ab-stract. Comple8on of an Essen!als of Oral History Research or a recent equivalent intro-ductory course is recommended but not re-quired.
$180 ($140)* Limit: 8

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  • 2017-06-10 08:45 - 2017-06-11 13:00

    Saturday and Sunday 10 & 11 June 2017 8.45am-1pm

    The abstract is a comprehensive time-coded summary, which serves as a guide to the oral history researcher. Here is an opportunity to practise the comprehension and editng skills needed to compile a reliable and usable abstract. Completion of an Essentials of Oral History Research or a recent equivalent introductory course is recommended but not required.
    $180 ($140)* Limit: 8

    See the poster and the flyer

  • 2017-06-24 08:45 - 2017-06-24 16:30

    The Essen&als of Oral History Research
    This is a two day course
    Day One: Introduc&on to Oral History
    Saturday 24 June 2017
    8.45am-4.30pm
    An introduc8on to oral history methodology. How to plan an oral history project, choose the best equipment, achieve clear audio re-cordings, select informants, follow ethical procedures, develop ques8oning techniques, process oral history, and make the material available for use. Bring a recorder if you have one you intend to use for recording.
    Exercises to be completed before Day Two will be discussed.

  • 2017-07-08 All day

    Day One: Introduc0on to Oral History
    Saturday 8 July 2017 8.45am-4.30pm
    An introducon to oral history methodology.
    How to plan an oral history project, choose the best equipment, achieve clear audio recordings, select informants, follow ethical procedures, de-velop quesoning techniques, process oral histo-ry, and make the material available for use. Bring a recorder if you have one you intend to use for recording.

    Exercises to be completed before Day
    Two will be discussed.

  • 2017-07-22 08:45 - 2017-07-22 16:30

    Day Two: Recording Seriously
    Saturday 22 July 2017
    8.45am-4.30pm
    Recording Seriously builds on Day One: Intro-duc!on to Oral History, reviewing work com-pleted and covering in more detail interview techniques, project planning and technical,
    ethical, and legal issues. Par8cipa8on in Day One is a prerequisite
    $300 ($220)* for both days Limit: 12

  • 2017-07-26 - 2017-08-03 All day

    Oral History Summer School is pleased to return to Chicago (July 26-August 3), this time in collaboration with the National Public Housing Museum. Participants will contribute to the creation of an aural history/future of public housing in the voices of public housing residents and housing community members

  • 2017-08-12 08:45 - 2017-08-13 13:00

    Abstrac0ng Oral History
    $360* Saturday and Sunday
    12 & 13 August 2017 8.45am-1pm
    (Please note dates are between Days One and Two of this series)

  • 2017-08-26 All day

    Day Two: Recording Seriously
    Saturday 26 August 2017 8.45am-4.30pm
    Recording Seriously builds on Day One: Introduc!on to Oral History, reviewing work completed and covering in more detail interview techniques, project planning and technical, ethical, and legal issues.
    $300 ($220)* for both days
    Limit: 12

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