Beyond Testimony and Trauma: Oral History in the Aftermath by Steven High

By Steven High

Survivors of bad occasions are frequently portrayed as unsung heroes or tragic sufferers yet not often as advanced humans whose lives expand past the tales they've got instructed. The members to Beyond Testimony and Trauma examine alternative ways to have interaction with survivors and their money owed in response to helpful insights received from their paintings on long term oral historical past initiatives. whereas the contexts range greatly, they exhibit that via deep listening, long term courting construction, and collaborative examine layout, it's attainable to maneuver past the not easy facets of “testimony” to polish a gentle at the extra nuanced lives of survivors of mass violence.

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