Words and Silences/Palabras y Silencios is the Digital Edition Journal of the International Oral History Association. It includes articles from a wide range of disciplines and is a means for the professional community to share projects and current trends of oral history from around the world.

General guidelines for Words and Silences:

Words and Silences’ editorial team is interested in articles related to oral history methodology, practices, theory, and projects.  Our goal is to provide a space for oral historians and oral history practitioners to share projects and current trends with the international community.

The journal is published once a year, often focusing on a specific theme.  Issues published during a conference year will follow the same theme as the conference theme.

The journal is published under a Creative Commons license, and is registered with the ISSN International Centre.  The current iteration of the journal is a digital edition, online ISSN 2222-4181.

The IOHA Council and editorial team believe in the Fair Open Access Principles.

Submissions that follow the editorial and author submission instructions should be emailed to [email protected] with the subject line WORDS AND SILENCES

Read more for author submission guidelines and editorial process:

Words and Silences Guidelines and Editorial Review