ALL EVENTS POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID-19 MEASURES
University guidance on the current situation can be found here: https://warwick.ac.uk/insite/coronavirus
2019-2020 upcoming events
- 10 March, 13.00-14.00, R1.15, Dr. Simon Peplow (History Department, Warwick)
- 12 May, 13.00-14.00, S0.09, Sarah Bamdad (Sociology Department, Warwick)
Further details coming soon!
Since launching in June 2011, the OHN has put on a wide variety of talks and seminars.
- 28 January: 'Interviewing local NGOs and migrants: collecting data in the context of Central American migration in Mexico', with Erika Herrera-Rosales
- 15 October: 'Queering the British Library', with Steven Dryden (British Library). Joint event with Queer History Warwick and The Library.
- 29 May: 'Les raconteuses du Levant: untold stories of female Hakawatis and the challenges they pose to sustainable development discourse in the Arab-speaking world', with Prof. Cathia Jenainati
- 6 March: 'Taking slices from their lives: the challenges of using life history as a research instrument/method', with Dr. Olayinka Egbokhare
- 4 December: 'Working with memory to avoid repeating the horror', with Maria Luisa Ortiz
- 2 July: Seminar: 'Muslim Mothers in Britain', with Dr. Sariya Cheruvallil
- 21 February: Workshop: 'Hidden Stories of 21st Century Latin America and the Caribbean', organised by Dr. Stephanie Panichelli-Batalla.
- November: 'Oral History Week'
- 14 November: 'The Place of Birth: Mothers, Midwives, Birth Attendants and Choices about childbirth in C20 Uganda', with Dr. Kathleen Vongsathorn.
- 15 November: 'Relaunch of the Oral History Network', with Dr. Angela Davis, Dr. Stephanie Panichelli-Batalla, Dr. Kathleen Vongsathorn, and Prof. Alison Ribeiro de Menezes.
- 16 November: The Vietnamese diaspora in Australia: Dr. Nathalie Nguyen in discussion
3 Virtual Q&A sessions to discuss aspects of oral history theory and practice.
- 26 June: Workshop: 'University Oral Histories: Creating and Interpreting Narratives of Higher Education', with Dr. Camilla Schofield, Dr. Lorraine Blakemore, and Dr. Richard Wallace.
17 June: Oral History Clinic, with Dr. Angela Davis.
- 18 May: Discussion Forum: 'Analysis and Interpretation' with Dr. Andrea Hajek.
- 25 February: Seminar: 'Starting an Oral History Project' with Dr. Carmen Mangion and Dr. Richard Wallace.
- 3 December: Discussion Forum: 'Oral History: the Basics' with Dr. Angela Davis and Dr. Grace Huxford.
- 12 March: Seminar: '“You are here to interview me?” Oral history and writing the history of everyday life in the Holocaust', with Anna Hajkova.
- 5 February: Seminar: 'Oral history crossing national boundaries: investigating belief and non-belief in three European countries', with Joanna Bornat.
- 9 November: Conference: 'Representing Prisoner of War Experience', with Keynote Speakers: Prof. Bob Moore and Dr. Gilly Carr.
- 20 September: Conference: 'Talking about protest: oral history methodology in social and political movements research', with Keynote Speaker: Prof. Lynn Abrams.
- 3 June: Webinar: 'Oral history & ethnography', in collaboration with Monash University.
- 12 March: Seminar: 'Oral history & institutional history - the Warwick project 'The Voice of the Past' (part 2)', with April Gallwey.
- 22 November: Seminar: 'Oral history & institutional history - the Warwick project 'The Voice of the Past' (part 1)', with Richard Aldrich.
- 9 July: Seminar: 'Oral history & the community', with Stacey Bains, Helen Ford, and Colin Hyde.
- 24 February: IAS workshop: 'Narrating a Gendered Self in Post-War Britain'
- 24 November: Conference: 'Gender, Subjectivity and Oral History', with Keynote Speaker: Professor Penny Summerfield.
- 13 October: Seminar: 'What is oral history?', with Anna Davin.