Mark Beauchamp earned his Master’s degree in History at Concordia University. He is actively involved in Oral History projects, both at Concordia University and Dawson College. His pedagogy and research is based on the collection and use oral narratives, memories and personal histories to create an archive elaborating the rich local history of Montreal. In 2014 Ben Lander and Mark secured two years of FQRSC Projets Novateur funding for their Dawson Oral History Project.
Local Montreal History, history of memory, oral history, narrative and the use of oral history as a methodological and pedagogical tool.
Contributions to Dawson College:
The Dawson College Oral History Project was launched by Mark Beauchamp and his colleague Ben Lander. It is a pedagogical project whose principal aims are to train Dawson students in the methodology and practice of oral history, and to establish an archive of community voices that will be available to generations of future researchers.
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