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DC Oral History Collaborative Workshop to Explore Relationship Building

Who: Led by Dr. Olivia Cadaval and José A. Centeno-Meléndez When: August 1, 6-8pm Where: Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library 3160 16th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20010 Click here to register for this FREE workshop This workshop will focus on the importance of establishing collaborative and reciprocal relationships with oral history participants in community-based research projects. While not always made explicit in the transcripts of life history interviews, building relationships founded upon trust and mutual understanding can help produce oral histories

DC Community Heritage Project Grants and Oral History Workshops

Each year, in advance of the DC Community Heritage Project Grant cycle, we offer a series of brief workshops outlining the application process, describing the program’s funding preferences, and encouraging community history minded people to network and discuss their work. We highly recommend that all first time applicants attend one of the sessions. This year’s workshops will focus on grants and oral history. The DC Community Heritage Project Grant supports community groups, ANCs, churches, service organizations, neighborhood historical organizations, and