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 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 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!


Save the Date: Voces de Liberación Exhibit

Opening Reception: April 26, 2017 5:30P.M.

Exhibit Open: April 27, 2017 – June 21, 2017

Salz-Pollak Atrium Gallery, Pollak Library

California State University, Fullerton

800 N. State College, Fullerton, CA 92831

For more information, please call 657-278-3580.

Visit the Center for Oral and Public History website for updates.

SOHA Film Screening

We hope you’ll be joining us at the 2017 conference in Arizona. The Saturday, April 29th luncheon at 12:30pm will feature Diné filmmakers who will be sharing stories of their people. The films will discuss environmental justice and indigenous sovereignty. Visit to register via Eventbrite