Interviewing vulnerable narrators


Expert panellists discuss the practice of interviewing vulnerable narrators whose life experiences include powerlessness, trauma or disaster, often leaving them with emotional or psychological vulnerability.

Panellists include

  • Anne Monsour, author and historian
  • Jo Besley, tutor in Museum Studies, University of Queensland
  • Kevin Cocks, advocate against discrimination

Moderated by Oral History Queensland (OHQ) President Margaret Ridley, the panel will share their experience of working in this area, the methodologies and the ethical concerns of interviewing people who are at risk.

Presented in partnership with Oral History Queensland.

Date: Thu 23 Feb 2017, 6:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Venue: SLQ Auditorium 2, level 2

Contact State Library Queensland for more information regarding Interviewing vulnerable narrators.