The Purpose of SOHA is to provide a vehicle for communication among persons, programs, and institutions using oral testimony; to encourage cooperation among its members; to promote standards among oral historians, to foster an understanding of and use of oral history; to provide guidance to projects; to create educational programs and resources; to aid in securing financial funding for members' projects.

At SOHA 35th Anniversary event (L-R) 2nd VP Juan Coronado, Mink Awardee Virginia Espino, Past President Caryll Batt Dziedziak

SOHA is a 501 (c) (3) non profit organization and donations are very much appreciated.  Such donations are tax deductible in accordance with IRS Tax Code Section 170(c).

Upcoming Events

2017 SOHA Annual Conference:
April 27-29 2017
Tempe, Arizona
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel

Call for Proposals

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Individual Submission Form

Panel Submission Form

OHA 2016 Native American History Panelists:
From the back L-R: Madonna Thunder Hawk (Cheyenne River Sioux), Temryss Lane (Lummi), Michael Barthelemy (Mandan and Hidatsa) Middle center: Angel Hinzo (Ho-Chunk/Winnebago) Front from L-R: Elizabeth Castle (Warrior Women project), Farina King (Diné), Davina Two Bears (Diné)


Summer 2016 Newsletter

SOHA News Blog

thank you SOHA donors

Thank You, SOHA Members and Donors! We appreciate the support of individual new members, renewing members, and donors, especially the Ak-Chin Indian Community and the HL Boyer Charitable Foundation. Your contributions make our oral history education and outreach possible!

Our Institutional Home

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Please direct all SOHA correspondence to:

Southwest Oral History Association
University of Nevada Las Vegas
4505 S. Maryland Parkway Box 455020
Las Vegas, Nevada 89154-5020
Office: 702-895-5011

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We at SOHA strongly advocate professional networking and development. Follow and Like us at our RE-invigorated Facebook page, our new Twitter feed (SWoralhistory), and our new Pinterest site (SWoral) to stay current on the latest SOHA news!

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