Summer Oral History Training: Amplifying Unheard Voices

Event Date: June 27, 2017 to June 30, 2017

Summer Oral History Training: Amplifying Unheard Voices

27-30 June 2017, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco

This unique four-day training highlights the power of personal narrative and provides educators, storytellers, and social justice advocates with the tools to conduct oral history projects in their classrooms and communities.

Workshop participants engage in an interactive process that introduces the skills, ethics, and social significance of creating oral history, as exemplified by Voice of Witness and other leading practitioners in the field.

This training is geared towards new and experienced practitioners from a variety of backgrounds, disciplines, and community settings. Past participants have included high school teachers, university professors, advocates, journalists, artists, and more. [more]