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New journal joint editor

Dr Carolyn Collins of the University of Adelaide has been appointed joint editor of the Oral History Australia journal Studies in Oral History. Carolyn replaces Dr Carla Pascoe Leahy who has been joint editor since 2019 with Dr Skye Krichauff . Skye continues in the...

2024 journal CFP extended

The deadline for peer-reviewed articles for consideration in the 2024 issue of our journal Studies in Oral History has been extended to 15 January 2024. The deadline for submission of reports remains 30 April 2024. Go to the Call for Papers, Issue No. 46, 2024. The...

2023 OHA journal now available

The 2023 issue of Studies in Oral History, the journal of Oral History Australia (OHA), is now available. Issue 45, which is freely available online, features the same theme as last year's OHA Biennial Conference ‘Oral History in Troubling Times: Opportunities and...

An Opportunity Not to Missed

ACCREDITED ORAL HISTORY TRAINING IN PERTH WHEN: Saturday 18 & Sunday 19 November 2023, 10 am to 4 pm WHERE: State Library of WA, 25 Francis St.  PERTH WA 6000 Interested in learning how to interview to hear the best stories from family and friends? Want to learn...

OHA Technology Survey Report 2023

The findings from our inaugural technology survey are now available. Thanks to all those who participated. In response to the survey results, Oral History Australia will be developing a dedicated technology page on our website and considering what technology-based...

AGM – 19 November 2023

When: Sunday 19 November 2023 Where: State Library WA,  Geographe Room Time: 12 noon Download the Nomination form A call for OHWA Committee members for 2023-2024 Some basic benefits of being a committee member: companionship and learning of new skills. making an...

2024 Biennial conference

One of the world’s leading authorities on oral history, Alessandro Portelli, will deliver a keynote address at the next Oral History Australia Biennial Conference to be held in Melbourne from 21 to 24 November 2024. The conference features the theme 'The Power of Oral...

Call for Papers – Journal 2024

Contributions for the peer review and reports sections of the 2024 issue of our journal Studies in Oral History are now being accepted. The deadline for submission of peer review articles is 1 December 2023 and for reports it is 30 April 2024. Go to the Call for...

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