Frequently Asked Questions
Trish Levido has developed Trish's Practical Tips (pdf) in response to these frequently asked questions raised in the oral history workshops she has conducted for Oral History NSW.
Trish's Practical Tips
Should every Oral History interview be transcribed?
Francis Good, recipient of the Hazel de Berg Award for Excellence in Oral History 2013, comments: probably the most up-to-date and authoritative discussion of all issues around the practice of transcription and its alternatives at present is this article by Linda Shopes, part of the comprehensive website Oral history in the digital age.
For a pdf copy of 'Voice, ear and text: words, meaning and transcription'* F. Good, please email Francis Good