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Job Opportunity: Freelance Oral Historian, Devon

January 28, 2018 by

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Oral Historian Hidden Histories of rural north Devon: Opening up the Beaford Archive Freelance contract over 14 months The project: The Beaford Archive is a photographic record of people and community in rural north Devon containing more than 80,000 images covering the 120-year period 1870 to 1990.  According to the Royal Photographic Society, it is […]

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

October 25, 2017 by

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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’  

October 25, 2017 by

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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

October 10, 2017 by

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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

October 10, 2017 by

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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

September 12, 2017 by

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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

September 12, 2017 by

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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 […]