Oral history workshop open to the community
The Lowcountry Oral History Alliance will hold a Community Oral History Workshop. Teachers, community activists, genealogists and high school and college students are encouraged to attend. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. The event will take place from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3 in Bond Hall, Room 165 on The Citadel campus.
This interactive workshop will be led by Mary Jo Fairchild of the S.C. Historical Society and Kerry Taylor of The Citadel Oral History Program. Various aspects of the oral history process will be explored, including project planning, interview strategies, recording technology, and archiving. People involved in family or community projects will find the program especially beneficial.
A $5 donation will help defray the cost of lunch. Make checks payable to Citadel Oral History Program and send to The Citadel, Department of History, 171 Moultrie St., Charleston, S.C. 29409.