An oral history workshop will be held at the Glenorchy Library on 25 May 2019. The workshop will be conducted by Jill Cassidy of Oral History Tasmania and will cover all aspects of oral history practice. Topics include: interview technique, possible pitfalls, use of digital recorder, ethics, transcription & publication. Participants will be able to listen to interview excerpts and do practice interviews. Oral History Tasmania’s digital recorder, available for members to hire, will be demonstrated. A registration form can be found here.
The biennial Oral History Australia conference will be held at the State Library of Queensland in Brisbane on 10–13 October 2019. The theme is ‘Intimate Stories, Challenging Histories’ and full details are available here.
Oral History Tasmania is offering a scholarship of $1000 for a Tasmanian to attend the Oral History Australia conference in Brisbane. Full details are available here.