Transcribing oral history workshop

Transcribing oral history workshop

Transcribing oral history workshop Have you completed some oral history interviews, but aren’t sure how to go about transcribing them? Do you have interviews in your library, museum or historical society collection that haven’t been transcribed yet? Would you like some guidance on how to go about preparing clear and informative transcripts that will be valuable research tools? If you

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Volunteer opportunity at the State Library of SA

Volunteer opportunity at the State Library of SA

Volunteer opportunity at the State Library of SA Are you someone with an eye – and ear – for detail? We are trialling some software over the next 3 months to see if it will help us to provide time-coded transcripts of interviews in the J. D. Somerville Oral History Collection. If you (or someone you know): can spend 3

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Interviewees wanted for oral history project on Holden

Interviewees wanted for oral history project on Holden Historians at the University of Adelaide and Monash University are searching for former Holden employees to interview about their working experiences for an oral history project to be housed at the National Library of Australia. Holden ceased manufacturing vehicles in Australia at the end of 2017, ending more than a century of

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Special 40th anniversary lecture

Special 40th anniversary lecture

Oral History Australia SA/NT and The History Trust of South Australia invite you to September’s Talking History lecture: Forty Years On: The Transformations of Oral History Tuesday 17 September 2019, 5.00 pm for a 5.30 pm start, Torrens Parade Ground, Adelaide. Professor Alistair Thomson presents September’s Talking History lectureForty Years On: The Transformations of Oral History. Celebrating forty years since the creation

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Oral History Australia 2019 biennial conference: registrations open

Oral History Australia 2019 biennial conference: registrations open

Registrations for the 2019 conference are now open. The conference will be hosted by Oral History Queensland and Oral History Australia, in partnership with the State Library of Queensland. Theme: Intimate Stories, Challenging Histories Dates: 10-13 October 2019 Location: State Library of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia The conference program is available here. Link to registration information page Link to registration on

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Dr Carolyn Collins: special guest speaker on 9 August

Dr Carolyn Collins: special guest speaker on 9 August

Dr Carolyn Collins will be guest speaker at the Oral History Australia SA/NT AGM.  Carolyn is a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Adelaide.  Please join us to hear her speak about her oral history project looking at the history of the Save Our Sons movement in Australia. Date: 9 August 2019 Time: 2  – 4 pm Place: Bronwyn

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