2017 Conference 

Thank you all for a great 2017 SOHA Conference! We’ll see you next April in Southern California!

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Keynote Address

​We are delighted to have William J. Bauer, Jr. as our keynote speaker. Our President, Marcia Gallo, is shown here introducing her colleague from UNLV. His keynote address is titled, “Seeing West Mountain: Concow Oral Histories of California during the Great Depression.”

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Arts and Leisure: An Oral History

Indira Berndtson presented “Dancing Architects: Learning about a little-known aspect of Frank Lloyd Wright’s School of Architecture through Participant’s Voices.” She explained “dance as a type of knowledge.” Olgivanna and Iovanna Wright orchestrated elaborate productions at Taliesin West. The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation is dedicated to continuing this legacy of arts. Visit http://franklloydwright.org/taliesin-west/ for more details.

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An Introductory Workshop on the Craft of Doing Oral History

The Introduction to Oral History Workshop for the SOHA 2017 Conference is happening now. We are excited to see this group learn together. This session is presented by Danette Turner who is a U.S. History Lecturer at Chandler-Gilbert Community College. She is assisted by Sarah Moorhead, who is a SOHA Past President. These ladies also served on the Local Arrangements committee. Thank you!

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Welcome to SOHA 2017

The SOHA 2017 Conference in Tempe, AZ has officially started! Join us tonight for the Welcome Reception from 4-7pm. See you there! #SOHA2017 #oralhistory

SOHA 2017 Conference

Welcome everyone to the 2017 SOHA Conference in Tempe, AZ! We hope you enjoy your time here in the Grand Canyon State. You can register  in person at the Doubletree by Hilton Phoenix-Tempe to join us. Please visit southwestoralhistory.org for more details.

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SOHA Conference Program

APRIL 27-29
Looking Forward: Bridging Past, Present, and Future through Oral History
* 2017 Conference Registration

Please view the 2017 Conference Program to see the workshop and session details. There will be film screenings and a trip to the Heard Museum. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to join us, so register today!