Event | LISTEN HERE: a virtual & interactive oral history encounter

  Oral history is largely associated with telling stories. The Spring ’21 Oral History Master of Arts (OHMA) student exhibition is approaching the craft of oral history through these two questions: How do we know that we are listening? How do our narrators know they are being heard?   Across more than a dozen live […]

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Workshops | Oral History Master of Arts’ Spring 2021 programming

  February 25, 2021, 6:10 PM 7:30 PM Changing the Narrative on Gun Violence: Survivors Want You to ‘Sit Down and Listen’ Holly Werner-Thomas 👉🏾This collection will be archived in the Oral History Archives at Columbia. March 11, 2021, 6:10 PM 7:30 PM Documenting State Violence, Building Archives of Survival Gabriel Solis March 18, 2021, […]

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Event | Online film screening of Spaceship Earth and filmmaker conversation

In this time of creating pods with family and friends, watching filmmaker Matt Wolf’s documentary Spaceship Earth [trailer] at the start during the early days of COVID lockdown was fascinating look at groups dynamics. Yes, there is science, but it was also…there was DRAMA. How did a groups of counterculture-oriented scientists decide to embark on […]

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