The Quakebox: A container for post-quake oral history (2016)
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In this paper Paul Millar outlines the development of the University of Canterbury Quakebox project, a collaborative venture between the UC CEISMIC Canterbury Earthquakes Digital Archive and the New Zealand Institute of Language Brain and Behaviour to preserve people’s earthquake stories for the purposes of research, teaching and commemoration. The project collected over 700 stories on high definition video, and Millar is now looking at using the corpus to underpin a longitudinal study of post-quake experience.
CitationMillar P (2016). The Quakebox: A container for post-quake oral history. Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch: Tell Me More: Sharing Our Stories National Oral History Association Conference 2016. 21/10/2016-23/10/2016.
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ANZSRC Fields of Research16 - Studies in Human Society::1601 - Anthropology::160104 - Social and Cultural Anthropology
16 - Studies in Human Society::1604 - Human Geography::160403 - Social and Cultural Geography
21 - History and Archaeology::2102 - Curatorial and Related Studies::210202 - Heritage and Cultural Conservation
21 - History and Archaeology::2102 - Curatorial and Related Studies::210201 - Archival, Repository and Related Studies
43 - History, heritage and archaeology::4303 - Historical studies::430320 - New Zealand history
17 - Psychology and Cognitive Sciences::1701 - Psychology::170113 - Social and Community Psychology
20 - Language, Communication and Culture
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