Panel: Influencing Public Discourse and Policy through Firsthand Testimony
A panel discussion that explores using firsthand testimony to influence public discourse. This event is being live streamed on the Oral History Association Facebook page.
Abandoned: Stories from Survivors of Gun Violence
Presented by: Holly Werner-Thomas, Columbia University
The Texas After Violence Project
Presented by: Jane Field, Texas After Violence Project
Oral History, Organizing, and Creation of Subjectivity (or, Why Should I Be A Member Anyway)
Daniel Horowitz Garcia, Alternative Historian; StoryCorps
Daniel Kerr, American University
This event is part of the Oral History Association's conference Oral History in Our Challenging Times, hosted by Concordia University's Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling. The event brings together established researchers in universities and public history institutions, community-based oral historians, media and arts organizations, Concordia graduate students, and independent professionals.