The human voice and the texture of experience

Karpf, Anne (2014) The human voice and the texture of experience. The Journal of the Oral History Society, 42 (2). pp. 50-55. ISSN 0 143 0955

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Abstract

This article explores the representation of the voice in texts about oral history over the years, arguing that too often it has been seen as a mechanism for retrieving otherwise inaccessible testimony rather than as a rich medium in its own right. Such a stance, however, is being modified, it suggests, as new digital technologies develop the potential to breach the chasm between the oral and the written.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: voice, oral history, orality, transcription, digitisation
Subjects: 300 Social sciences
700 The arts; fine & decorative arts
900 History & geography
Department: School of Social Sciences
Depositing User: Anne Karpf
Date Deposited: 06 May 2016 10:21
Last Modified: 06 May 2016 10:21
URI: http://repository.londonmet.ac.uk/id/eprint/986

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