"'Tell Me Your Life Story and Sign This Form': Methods and Ethics of Oral History Collection"

by Ailecia Ruscin and Sherrie Tucker

The Hall Center for the Humanities Oral History Workshop March 12, 2004

Ideas for Organizing an Oral History Project

  1. Pick a Topic and Develop a Work Plan
  2. Keep a Project Journal
  3. Research
  4. Find Interviewees
  5. Pre-Interview
  6. The Interview
  7. Follow-Up
  8. How to Use the Interview
  9. Equipment
  10. Bibliography

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