An Introduction to Oral History: the Life Cycle Approach

This one day training event will offer an introduction to all aspects in the life cycle of an oral history project from commissioning to disseminating and archiving. It will introduce concepts of best practice in terms of ethical and legal considerations and provide an opportunity for participants to raise questions and concerns about past or future projects that they have been involved in.


Part 1: Commissioning and Planning an Oral History Project
Part 2: Interviewing Skills
Part 3: After the Interview – Editing & Archiving
Part 4: Using Oral History – Exhibiting & Publishing

The Course will be facilitated by the Oral History Network Ireland.

Friday 15 September
10am – 4.30pm
Newry and Mourne Museum

Cost:  £10 (Includes refreshments, but not lunch)

Pre-booking is essential

T: 028 3031 3173 / 3182