Learn about the Columbia University Oral History MA program

Nightingale-Brown House

Questions & Answers with Amy Starcheski, Co-Director of Oral History MA Program at Columbia University.

Columbia University’s Oral History Master of Arts Program is the first program of its kind in the United States: a one-year interdisciplinary MA degree training students in oral history method and theory. Through the creation, archiving and analysis of individual, community and institutional histories, we amplify the critical first-person narratives that constitute memory for generations to come.