HIST 063. History from Below: Oral History and Community-based Archives

How do historians document the experiences of ordinary people and communities that have been left out of dominant narratives? This course introduces students to the practice of oral history and the construction of community-based archives as two ways scholars and practitioners have addressed silences and absences in historical record.
Prerequisite: Previous course in the department or instructor permission. 
Social sciences.
1 credit.
Spring 2023. Truong.
Catalog chapter: History  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/history

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