Thursday, February 11, 2010

Oral History Planning Workshops in Port Union, Gander, Marystown

How to Plan an Oral History or Folklore Project
The workshop will take participants through the process of planning a project, from establishing goals, doing preliminary research, addressing issues around ethics and consent, choosing personnel, documentation methods, processing collected materials, equipment, and budgets. This workshop will be beneficial to people who are contemplating folklore and oral history projects of all sorts, ranging from short-term projects involving a single researcher to complex, long-term projects involving many researchers.

Instructor: Dale Jarvis, ICH Development Officer
Tuition: $25
Date: Thursday, February 18th, 1pm – 4pm.
Location: The Factory/Advocate Building, Coaker Foundation, Port Union.

Instructor: Dr. Anna Guigne, Folklorist
Tuition: $25
Date: Monday, March 1st, 1pm – 4pm.
Location: Salon "A", Hotel Gander, Gander.

Instructor: Dr. Anna Guigne, Folklorist
Tuition: $25
Date: Wednesday, March 3rd, 1pm – 4pm.
Location: Salon "C", Marystown Hotel, Marystown.

For a full list of workshops, visit our webpage at:

To register, call Dale Jarvis a 1-888-739-1892 ext2 or email

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