The Essentials of Oral History Research
This is a two day course, with one month
ATL OH workshop flyer Wellington May-June 2023–
Day One: Introduction to Oral History
Saturday 6 May 2023
An introduction to oral history methodology.
How to plan an oral history project, choose the best equipment, achieve clear audio record-
ings, select informants, follow ethical proce-
dures, 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.
Day Two: Recording Seriously
Saturday 10 June 2023
Recording Seriously builds on Day One, review-
ing work completed and covering in more de-
tail interview techniques, project planning and
technical, ethical, and legal issues.
The Alexander Turnbull Library
$300 ($220 for Community card holders) for