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Oral history and the community

Monday 9 July 2012, 2-4pm

IAS seminar room F204 (Millburn House, first floor)

Organized by Angela Davis and Andrea Hajek

Third event of the Warwick Oral History Network for this academic year. Stacey Bains (Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Coventry), Helen Ford (Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick), and Colin Hyde (East Midlands Oral History Archive) will talk about their experiences of working on oral history projects in the community, or the related collections their organization holds, or both.

Open to all and refreshments are provided (from 1.30pm onwards), but places are limited so please register with Angela or Andrea.

Programme:

  • 1.30-2pm Coffee and tea
  • 2-3pm Presentations by:

Stacey Bains (Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Coventry)
Helen Ford (Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick)
Colin Hyde (East Midlands Oral History Archive)

  • 3-3.15pm Coffee and tea
  • 3.15-4pm Discussion and exchange of ideas

During the first part of the seminar, the three speakers will talk about their experiences. The second part of the seminar will be dedicated to discussion and exchange of ideas.