Oral History

The Cleveland Regional Oral History Collection consists of nearly 1,000 audio interviews. Students, educators and researchers from throughout Northeast Ohio regularly contribute to the collection, which features a breadth of topics through interviews that cover a broad cross-section of the community. Cleveland Voices showcases highlights of this collection.

Mobile Apps

CPHDH specializes in mobile apps that foster digital storytelling. Building upon our award-winning Cleveland Historical website and app, we developed Curatescape, a low-cost, open-source mobile framework for publishing location-based humanities content that is available for licensing. To date more than 30 organizations worldwide have adopted Curatescape.

Public History & Humanities

The Center for Public History + Digital Humanities at Cleveland State University Department of History develops state-of-the-art public humanities projects and resources rooted in scholarly disciplines in concert with university and K-12 educators and students, libraries, museums and cultural institutions, and neighborhood organizations.
From The Blog

Curating East Africa, 2017-2018

Central Business District, Kisumu, Kenya

Curating East Africa, the newest phase of a three-year-old collaborative project, officially begins today. Funded by a Level II Digital Humanities Advancement Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Office of Digital Humanities, Curating East Africa, co-directed by Mark Souther and Meshack Owino of Cleveland State University (CSU) in close association with colleagues […]