2024 Oral History Australia Awards now open

Oral History Australia (OHA) is inviting applications for its three awards – the Hazel de Berg Award for Excellence in Oral History and the OHA book and media awards – with recipients to be announced during the Biennial Conference in Melbourne in November 2024.

Nominations and applications for the three awards close on 31 August 2024. Further details of the Awards and how to enter are available at: https://oralhistoryaustralia.org.au/2024-oha-awards-now-open/.

Limited spaces left – book now for OHV intensive training for graduate historians

4-day online course, April-May 2024, offered by Oral History Victoria

Are you a PhD, Masters or Honours student, or a post-doc, about to start a research project using oral history – and need training to get you on the right track? Perhaps you’ve already started a graduate oral history project and want advice and support? You may be a historian, or you work in another social science or humanities discipline that uses life story interviews. This four-day, online training course could be just what you need. In Autumn 2024, three of Australia’s leading oral historians, in partnership with Oral History Victoria, are pioneering an oral history intensive course aimed at university research students.

Dates: Friday 19th April, Saturday 20th April, Friday 3rd May, Saturday 4th May.

For further details, including the course outline, trainer profiles and for a link to registrations, visit the event listing.