2017 OHA Biennial Conference

About the conference


Moving memories: Oral history in a global world


SMC Conference and Function Centre, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


13-16 September 2017

Keynote speaker

Dalia Leinarte

Dalia Leinarte is Professor of History at Vytautas Magnus University and has been appointed Chair of the UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) Committee. Leinarte writes extensively on women and family in Imperial Russia, and former Soviet Union. 

View the conference welcome from Prof Leinarte.

Keynote speaker

Indira Chowdhury

Indira Chowdhury is Founder-Director of the Centre for Public History at the Srishti Institute of Art, Design, and Technology, Bengaluru. Formerly professor of English at Jadavpur University, Kolkata, she is also the founder of Archival Resources for Contemporary History (ARCH), Bengaluru, now known as ARCH@Srishti.

View the conference welcome from Dr Chowdhury.

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