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Oral Historand Media Production Workshop

To interview a Vanport survivor or to capture a family member’s or your own memories complete the online application and attend our free workshop.


Workshop Dates & Times

  • Saturday, July 12th. 10am-4.30pm: Storytelling and oral history, 
    Vanport significance, interviewing skills
  • Sunday, July 13th 10am-4.30pm: Video shooting, audio recording,
    practicing interviewing, planning and logistic
  • Between July 14th and July 25th: You will conduct the interview
    on your own or with our assistance, using your own equipment
    or borrowing ours
  • Saturday, July 26th 10am-4.30pm: Video and audio editing
  • Sunday, July 27th 10am-4.30pm: Lab time and complete a
    rough cut of 
    survivor oral histories. 


North Portland Multimedia Training Center         
415 N. Killingsworth St. 
Portland, OR 97217 
      503-285-5555 x 521
For more information contact
       Project Director, Laura Lo Forti

The North Portland Multimedia Training Center is a project of The Skanner Foundation. 
We thank our sponsors The Oregon Community Foundation, Meyer Memorial Trust, 
and the Multnomah County Cultural Coalition.

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