The Oral History Australia Conference is being held in Sydney from 13th-16th September 2017.
The conference theme, ‘Moving memories: Oral history in a Global World’ promises to stimulate interesting discussion amongst participants. International guest speakers include Indira Chowdhury (India) and Dalia Leinarte (Lithuania).
- Learn about current work in oral history in Australia and overseas, explore how it makes a contribution, and exchange ideas with others;
- To learn about how oral history is being used in different ways across museums, galleries, libraries, archives, universities, historical consultancies and within families;
- To catch up with old friends and make new ones;
- The organisers aim to provide a conference that stimulates, energises and inspires. So come along in 2017 and help make it that way. There are many ways to get involved: you can submit proposals for a 20 minute paper, a 5 minute lightning talk or participation in a roundtable discussion. Memorable conferences hum with interested and willing participants, supported by good organisation.
Call for Papers closes 28 February 2017. Click here for more information.