Sept 20th, 2019 - LIU Jinghui, “A Study of American Oral History” (Si-mian Lectures on Humanities No. 471)


Title: A Study of American Oral History

Lecturer: LIU Jinghui (Professor at California State University Fullerton and Director of the ChineseStudiesProgram)

Chairperson:YANG Biao (Professor, Department of History, East China Normal University)

Date: 3:30 pm, September 20th, 2019 (Friday)

Venue: Room 5303, Building of School of Humanities, Minhang Campus, ECNU

Sponsor: Si-mian Institute for Advanced Studies in Humanities, ECNU


Abstract of the Lecture:

The lecture focuses on the research status of oral history in the United States, analyzing the development of oral history, discussing the historicity of modern oral history and the combination of oral history and classroom teaching, so as to provide reference for researchers and participants in oral history.


Brief Introduction of the Lecturer:

Professor Liu Jinghui, graduated from Purdue University with a Ph.D. in Education. He is currently a professor at California State University Fullerton and Director of the ChineseStudiesProgram. He has been a researcher at the Center for Asian Languages and Cultural Studies of the US Department of Education since 2014.