Invitation to the Second Meeting of the OHS Migration Special Interest Group

On behalf of the Oral History Society Migration Special Interest Group (MSIG), I would like to take this opportunity to warmly invite you to the following event: Second Meeting of the Oral History Society Migration Special Interest Group Thursday, 8th June 2017: 3pm – 5pm Location: Refugee Council Archive, University of East London. Booking via Eventbrite:  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/second-meeting-of-the-oral-history-migration-special-interest-group-tickets-34807522236…

Blog Post for Refugee History: Digital Archives of Refugee History: Resources, Challenges and Opportunities.

Digital Archives of Refugee History: Resources, Challenges and Opportunities. Thank you to colleagues at the Refugee History website for agreeing to publish my blog post looking at the “Digital Archives of Refugee History: Resources, Challenges and Opportunities.” To wet your appetitie, the first couple of paragraphs are reproduced below: All too easily, refugee history can…

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New Article on the UEL OLIve Course for Refugees with Dr. Aura Lounasmaa

Educating Without Borders I am very pleased to say that my recent co-authored article with Dr. Aura Lounasmaa  on our work with our award-winning OLIve (Online Learning Initiative) course for refugees and asytlum seekers at UEL has just been published in the latest edition of the Citizens Rights Watch Newsletter. Written by Dr. Aura Lounasmaa…

Launch Meeting of the OHS Migration Special Interest Group

I am please to circulate details of the: Inaugural meeting of the migration special interest group and tour of the Refugee Council Archive Thursday, February 9: 3pm – 5pm Refugee Council Archive, University of East London. Oral historians are invited to come together and discuss the role of the migration special interest group and to…