Organizations, projects and experts we have been working with:

Oral History Research Office, Columbia University, New York
September 11, 2001 Narrative and Memory Project,

Mauthausen Survivors Documentation Project, Mauthausen Memorial, Austria

Institut für Konfliktforschung, Institute for Conflict Research, Vienna, Austria

Dokumentationszentrum des östereichischen Widerstandes,
(Documentation Centre of Austrian Resistance), Vienna, Austria

Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation, Los Angeles

Museum of Jewish Heritage, New York

Facing History and Ourselves – Examining History and Human Behavior

Veterans History Project, Library of Congress, Washington

Henri Nouwen Oral History Project, Henri Nouwen Insitute, Toronto, Canada

SOS Kinderdorf e.V, Munchen, Germany,2814.html

SOS Children’s Villages International, Vienna, Innsbruck, Austria

ORF Austrian Radio and Television Corporation, Vienna, Austria

Univ. Prof. Dr. Michael John – Institut fuer Sozial- und Wirtschaftsgeschichte, Univ. Linz

Univ. Prof. Dr. Albert Lichtblau – Insitut fuer Geschichte, Universitaet Salzburg


Oral History Associations:

Oral History Association, OHA

International Oral History Association, IOHA

Association of Personal Historians, APH

Oral History in the Midatlantic Region, OHMAR

Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of Berkeley, California

Oral History Society Great Britain

Oral History in China


Other websites of interest:

Historic Sites and Museums:

The Lower Eastside Tenement Museum, New York

Eldridge Street Project

Ellis Island – American Family Immigration History Center

International Coalition of Historic Sites of Conscience

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Mauthausen Memorial, Austria

KZ Gedenkstaette Ebensee, Austria

Topographie des Terrors

Gedenkstaette Dachau, Germany

Yad Vashem, Jerusalem, Israel

Jüdisches Museum, Wien, Austria

Bergen Belsen Memorial

Memorial and Museum Auschwitz Birkenau


Trauma Research and Memory Studies, Narrative Medicine:

International Trauma Studies Program, New York University, New York

Institute for the Study of Genocide

Hamburger Institut fur Sozialforschung

Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory

Narrative Therapy

Narrative Medicine, Dr. Rita Charon, MD, Ph.D. Columbia University

The Infinite Mind, NPR radio program explores the art and science of the human mind.


Immigrants, Refugees and Ethnicity Institutes, Studies and Projects:

International Center for Migration, Ethnicity & Citizenship, New School University, New York

Gesellschaft fuer Exilforschung, Technische Universität Berlin

European Research Center on Migration and Ethnic Relations, Univ. Utrecht

Leo Baeck Institute, New York


Oral History Projects in the USA:

Crossing the Blvd: Strangers, Neighbors, Aliens in a New America

Ping Chong & Company: Undesirable Elements – Secret History Project


Sound Portraits

City Lore

Telling Lives


Oral History Projects in Europe:

BBC – Inside Lives


Oral History in the Arts

christoph mayer chm
ort jenseits der strasse /  kunst  + museumsprojekt krankenhaus zschadrass

Claudia Heu, Jeremy Xido:
Ton-Spuren --  Traces


Laura Simms: international storyteller, author, teacher and activist

Historic Research, Post-Holocaust Education and Reconciliation Efforts, Austria Germany:

Project "National Socialism and the Holocaust: Memory and Present"

Institut fuer Geschichte der Juden in Österreich, St. Pölten, Austria

Nationalfonds der Republik Österreich, Austrian National Fund, Vienna, Austria

Austrian Fund for Reconciliation, Peace and Cooperation
Österreichischer Versöhnungsfonds, Vienna, Austria

Österreichische Historiker Kommission, Austrian Historical Commission

Stiftung Erinnerung, Verantwortung, Zukunft Foundation
"Remembrance, Responsibility and Future", Berlin, Germany

The “Claims Conference” works to secure compensation and restitution for survivors of the Holocaust and heirs of victims.


Post-Genocide Dialogue, Conflict Transformation, Human Rights:

Healing through Remembering – Northern Ireland

Alliance of Conflict Transformation

Directory of Human Rights Resources on the Internet

Austrian Center for Peace and Conflict Resolution

Peace Research in the Middle East - PRIME's purpose is to pursue mutual co-existence and peace-building through joint research and outreach activities

Dan Bar-On - Dialogue with the Enemy

The Austrian Encounter

The Foundation Trust: To create and foster communication, dialogue and education, London

Arche. Platform for intercultural Projects, Vienna, Austria

Verein Gedenkdienst, Europäischer Freiwilligendienst

Facing History and Ourselves – Examining History and Human Behavior

The Dialogue Project, Jewish-Arab Dialogue

Power Under – Trauma and Nonviolent Social Change

Immigrants Rights, American Friends Service Committee

Human Rights Watch,2

Doctors Without Borders

UN High Commissioneer for Refugees

Amnesty International

Truth and Reconciliation Commission, South Africa

ADL Anti Defamation League

The Hidden Child Foundation


Jewish Educational and Research Projects:

Jewish Partisans Educational Foundation

Yiddishkayt Los Angeles



BTL Books - Between the Lines

Boehlau Verlag