Browsing Archives of Author »Fiona Cosson«

Not as it is Written: Black Pittsburgh in Voice and Image

25/10/2017

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Newcastle University is pleased to announce a new civil rights themed exhibition and app as part of Freedom City 2017 (freedomcity2017.com), the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King Jr’s honorary degree from the university.     Not as it is Written: Black Pittsburgh in Voice and Image. A international collaborative exhibition—plus an […]

Young Historians: ‘We Are Our Own Liberators’  

25/10/2017

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‘We Are Our Own Liberators’   Young Historians Project launches their exhibition and documentary on the forgotten history of the Black Liberation Front in Britain  After securing funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), the Young Historians Project (YHP) will be unveiling their exhibition and premièring their film on the Black Liberations Front on Friday the 20th October 2017.    With […]

Forthcoming Seminars at IHR, London

10/10/2017

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Oral History Society seminar series at the Institute of Historical Research – programme and other info. now available here: http://www.history.ac.uk/events/seminar/oral-history For the autummn term: 12 October 18:00 Building resilience through shuttle work: the positive contribution oral testimony can make to climate risk assessments Rebecca Pearce (Exeter University)   IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR […]

Job Opportunity: Freelance Project Manager, Plymouth

10/10/2017

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Pride in Plymouth welcomes applications for a self-employed Project Manager for the Heritage Lottery funded project Lesbian Voices of Plymouth- Past and Present. This freelance contract will be over a fixed term of 30 months starting from November 2017 and ending in May 2020. The fee of £30000.00 comprises of 1950 hours work over this […]

National Life Stories Goodison Fellowship 2017

12/09/2017

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Got an idea for sharing oral histories in the public domain? Apply for the NLS Goodison Fellowship to help fund it! National Life Stories, the oral history charitable trust based at the British Library, is pleased to announce that applications are now open for the National Life Stories Goodison Fellowship 2018-19.  The aim of the Fellowship […]

CFP: OHA 2018 – Memory & Narration, Finland

12/09/2017

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Second call for papers for IOHA Finland 2018 The International Oral History Association is pleased to announce the call for papers for the next congress in 2018. The XX IOHA Congress will be held from June 18 to 20, 2018 in Jyväskylä, Finland. The congress is hosted by the University of Jyväskylä, the Finnish Literature Society, and the […]

CFP: OHS Conference Dangerous Oral Histories, Belfast 2018

03/05/2017

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Call for Papers  2018 ANNUAL CONFERENCE of the OHS and OHNI with QUOTE Hub, Queen’s University Belfast Dangerous Oral Histories: risks, responsibilities and rewards Venue: Riddel Hall, Queen’s University Belfast, 185 Stranmillis Road, Belfast BT9 5EE Date: Thursday 28 and Friday 29 June 2018 This joint conference of the Oral History Society and the Oral […]