Upcoming events in New Zealand and overseas.

  • 10:00 -13:00

    Digital Tools for Oral History Workshop
    by Stephen Sloan

    We are excited to announce our 2018 offering in our advanced online oral history workshop series, Sharpen Your Skills: Advanced E-Workshops. “Digital Tools for Oral History” will focus on a selection of innovative options and applications available to the twenty-first century oral historian. BUIOH Director Stephen Sloan and Senior Editor/Collection Manager Steven Sielaff will discuss software and web platforms (most of which are free/open source!) that will enable you to accomplish and enhance your project goals of preservation, access, curation, and dissemination. This workshop is be a single three-hour session on May 23 from 10:00am to 1:00pm CDT and costs $75.

    To register for this workshop, follow this link: https://www.baylor.edu/oralhistory/index.php?id=936083

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  • 08:45 -16:30

    Day One: Introduction to Oral History:
    Saturday 26 May 2018

    Venue: National Library of New Zealand, Stanley Street, Auckland.


    An introduction to oral history methodology.
    How to plan an oral history project, choose the best equipment, achieve clear audio recordings, select informants, follow ethical procedures, develop questioning 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.

    The Auckland workshops will be taught by Megan Hutching, oral historian, and Lynette Shum, Oral History Advisor, and will be held at the
    National Library of New Zealand, Stanley Street, Auckland.

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