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Stories to Tell: Conducting an Oral History Interview

Event Information

  • 21 Apr 2010 10:00am - 1:30pm
  • Mosman Library
  • Mosman
  • New South Wales
Other Information
  • Cost: Free

This workshop is the perfect introduction to oral history interviewing covering such topics as the nature and reliability of memory, effective interviewing techniques, the appropriate recording equipment, documenting, transcribing and logging an interview and a discussion of ethical and copyright issues.

Rosie Block, Curator of Oral History, State Library of NSW, is a recognised expert in the field of oral history.

For many years she has been involved in peak organisations, written articles on the subject, presented oral history workshops and maintained an informative seminar program sourcing professional oral history interviewers.

Free but bookings essential. Please call 9978 4090 to secure a place.