Introduction to oral history workshop

Audio excerpts for Introduction to Oral History workshop

Slide: What is oral history?

Example of many different interviewees all answering the same question about the birth of their siblings.


Slide: Examples of audio recordings

1. Landing at Suvla Bay, 1915

2. Aftermath of 1939 bushfires


Slide: Advantages of oral history

Example of description of different sensory responses


Slide: Choosing the interview location

Example of bad recording


Slide: Ending the interview

Example 1: looking back

Example 2: interview ending