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The Oral History Review is the U.S. journal of record for the theory and practice of oral history and related fields.

The primary mission of the Oral History Review is to explore the nature and significance of oral history and advance understanding of the field among scholars, educators, practitioners, and the general public. 

The Review publishes narrative and analytical articles and reviews, in print and multimedia formats, that present and use oral history in unique and significant ways and that contribute to the understanding of the nature of oral history and memory. 
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We're continuing to look at #OralHistory and #Education on the blog, with insights from Abby Perkiss http://ow.ly/IRPu308bLuV
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Today on the blog we ask how #OralHistory can help us learn from disaster. http://ow.ly/GMZx308bLqx
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Why is teaching #OralHistory "exhausting, and grueling, and occasionally monotonous, and so damn worth it"? http://ow.ly/6Ury307MlOv
Fate intervened this summer, giving me the opportunity to teach a History 201 class this fall at UW-Madison. Over the course of fifteen weeks I instructed 15 first-year undergraduates about oral history.
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#TBT to Stephen Sloan's 2008 reflections on #OralHistory and Hurricane Katrina #OHA50 http://ohr.oxfordjournals.org/content/35/2/176.full.pdf+html
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#TBT to Alistair Thomson's 2007 article "Four Paradigm Transformations in Oral History" #OHA50 http://ohr.oxfordjournals.org/content/34/1/49.full.pdf+html
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"My Deplorable Friend" Celebrating #OralHistory and the power of listening on #InaugurationDay | via Columbia CCOHR http://ow.ly/c9W1308bXbr
In this inauguration season post, OHMA alum Jonathon Fairhead (2015) writes about applying skills he learned as an oral historian to listen deeply to a friend whose political perspectives he does not align with and as a path to understanding a country divided.
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#TBT to Anna Sheftel & Stacey Zembrzycki's reflections on the challenges of working with “difficult” stories #OHA50 http://ohr.oxfordjournals.org/content/37/2/191.full.pdf+html
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Today on the blog, first year students at UW-Madison reflect on the power and value of #OralHistory http://ow.ly/t32L307MloR
Fate intervened this summer, giving me the opportunity to teach a History 201 class this fall at UW-Madison. Over the course of fifteen weeks I instructed 15 first-year undergraduates about oral history.
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#TBT to Carolyn Mears' 2008 article "A Columbine Study: Giving Voice, Hearing Meaning" #OHA50 http://ohr.oxfordjournals.org/content/35/2/159.full.pdf+html
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