Oral History

Venue: John S Cohen Room 203, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Thursdays 18:00

Convenors: Anne Gulland (Oral History Society), Joel Morley (University of Essex)

This seminar is jointly funded by the IHR and the Oral History Society

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
12 October
18:00
Building resilience through shuttle work: the positive contribution oral testimony can make to climate risk assessments
Rebecca Pearce (Exeter University)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

9 November
18:00
Revising The Voice of the Past: oral history's role in a changing world
Paul Thompson (Essex University), Joanna Bornat (Open University)
Room 349, Third Floor

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
15 February
18:00
The troubles with a lower case 't': memory, deindustrialisation and urban redevelopment in Belfast
Sean O’Connell (Queen’s University, Belfast)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

15 March
18:00
With care in the community everything goes: oral histories of people giving and receiving care Nottingham mental hospitals
Verusca Calabria (Nottingham University)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

DateSeminar details
19 April
18:00
Social history without people: capturing the voices of Welsh Jewry
Cai Parry-Jones (Royal Horticultural Society)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
14 June
18:00
"Carry On Sergeant": exploring National Service in personal and popular memory
Joel Morley (Essex University ), Peter Gurney (Essex University), Matthew Grant (Essex University)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR