Secrets from Belfast: Oral History and Boston College Troubles

Beth McMurtrie has produced a fine report on Boston College/IRA oral history case in the Chronicle of Higher Education. Her report, Secrets from Belfast, includes some of the primary documents (including clearance forms), audio clips from the interviews and some outstanding images. It is a very good example of multimedia reporting of an important public history issue. It is also an article that will prove useful to anyone interested in oral history, ethics and the law.
Here it is:  –

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