Abstracting oral history — day two
This two day workshop is an opportunity to practice the comprehension and editing skills needed to compile a reliable and usable abstract of your oral history.
- Date: Sunday, 17 November, 2019
8:45am to 1pm
For both days: $180 waged / $140 Community Services Card holders
National Library, Tiakiwai Conference Centre (lower ground floor), Corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets, Wellington. Entrance on Aitken Street.
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An essential step in making your oral histories usable. The abstract is a comprehensive time-coded summary, which serves as a guide to the oral history researcher.
Here is an opportunity to practice the comprehension and editing skills needed to compile a reliable and usable abstract. Completion of an 'Essentials of Oral History Research' or a recent equivalent introductory course is recommended but not required.
This is the second of a two-half-day workshop. Day one
About the speaker
Judith Fyfe is a lawyer and oral historian, and Lynette Shum is Oral History Advisor for the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand.