The essentials of oral history research, Wellington — Day two: Recording seriously
A practical introduction to oral history methodology.
- Date: Saturday, 14 September, 2019
8:45am to 4:30pm
For both days: $300 waged/ $220 Community Services Card holders
National Library, Tiakiwai Conference Centre (lower ground floor), Corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets, Wellington. Entrance from ground floor main entrance.
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This is the second day of a popular two-day workshop, The essentials of oral history research.
The course is being held in Wellington on Saturday, 10 August and Saturday, 14 September.
What you'll learn
Day two 'Recording seriously' builds on day one of our 'The essentials of oral history research' workshop. The day will include plenty of hands-on practice.We will review work completed and cover more detail:
- interview techniques
- project planning
- ethical and legal issues, and
- preparation for archiving.
National Oral History Association of New Zealand (NOHANZ)’s Code of Ethical and Technical Practice
Our training is based on the principles enshrined in the National Oral History Association of New Zealand (NOHANZ)’s Code of Ethical and Technical Practice, and international archival standards.
All equipment is provided and all participants receive comprehensive guides and resources and a certificate of attendance.
You need to attend both days of the course
Attendance on both days is required and places are limited.
About the speakers
Shona McMahon is a Wellington-based freelance oral historian, and Lynette Shum is Oral History Advisor for the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand.