Conversations

Oral history Australia – Change of journal name

The Oral History Australia (OHA) journal is to be renamed Studies in Oral History from the next issue due later this year. Changing the title was first proposed and discussed at the 2019 OHA Biennial Conference in a session seeking member input in the future direction...

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May 2020 Rewind issue available

The May 2020 issue of the OHV newsletter ‘Rewind’ is now available. Highlights include: an outline of our updated events program in the COVID-19 environment details of Victorian and national oral history awards links to resources for remote interviewing and recording...

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IOHA – 2020 Singapore conference deferred

The International Oral History Association (IOHA) Biennial Conference, scheduled to be held in Singapore 22-26 June 2020, has been postponed until 2021 due to concerns over the coronavirus (COVID-19). In a short statement the IOHA said it was postponing the conference...

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NLA – Applications open for grants & fellowships

Applications are now open for the National Library's 2020 Community Heritage Grants (CHG) program and its 2021 fellowships program. Community Heritage Grants program provides grants of up to $15,000 to community organisations such as libraries, archives, museums,...

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Coronavirus update

Like other organisations Oral History Victoria (OHV) is closely monitoring the unfolding situation concerning the coronavirus COVID-19. As a result, our management committee today decided to cancel two upcoming events: 21 Mar 2020 - Workshop 1A - Introduction to oral...

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