Publications

Marika Cifor; Michelle Caswell; Alda Allina Migoni; and Noah Geraci, “’What We Do Crosses Over to Activism’: The Politics and Practice of Community Archives.” The Public Historian 40(2) (May 2018): 69-95.

Caswell, Michelle, Joyce Gabiola, Gracen Brilmyer, Jimmy Zavala and Marika Cifor, “Imagining Transformative Spaces: The Personal-Political Sites of Community Archives,” Archival Science 18 (2018): 73-93.

Gabiola, Joyce and Michelle Caswell. “‘Are You a Spy?’: Methodological Challenges to Studying Community Archives,” Society of American Archivists Research Forum Proceedings 2017.

Zavala, Jimmy; Alda Allina Migoni, Marika Cifor, Noah Geraci, and Michelle Caswell. “‘A Process Where We’re All at the Table’: Community Archives Challenging Dominant Modes of Archival Practice.” Archives and Manuscripts 2017.

Caswell, Michelle; Alda Allina Migoni, Noah Geraci, and Marika Cifor, “’To Be Able to Imagine Otherwise’: Community Archives and the Importance of Representation.” Archives and Records 38(1) (2016) (special issue on public history): 1-20.

Caswell, Michelle, Marika Cifor, and Mario H. Ramirez. “’To Suddenly Discover Yourself Existing’: Uncovering the Affective Impact of Community Archives.” The American Archivist 79 (Spring/ Summer 2016): 56-81. Winner, Fellows Ernst Posner Award, Society of American Archivists.

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Caswell, Michelle, Joyce Gabiola, and Jessica Tai. “New Theories in Community Archives: Time, Access, Community, and Agency,” Digital Libraries Forum, Las Vegas, NV, October 15, 2018.

Caswell, Michelle. “Now More Than Ever: Archivists Against History Repeating Itself,” Invite Talk, Penn State University, Information + Humanities Conference, September 21, 2018. 

Caswell, Michelle. “Now More Than Ever: Community Archives and the Political Urgency of Memory Work,” Invited Keynote, U.K and Ireland Archives and Records Association Annual Meeting, August 30, 2018. 

Gabiola, Joyce. “Internalized Symbolic Annihilation and Emotional Labor,” presentation at Gender and Sexuality in Information Studies Colloquium, Simmons College, Boston, MA, July 20, 2018.

Caswell, Michelle. “History By Us, For Us: Defining Community Archives,” Invited lecture. University of California-Irvine Library, Transforming Knowledge, Transforming Libraries Project, July 9, 2018. 

Gabiola, Joyce. “Community Archives and Internalized Symbolic Annihilation,” Invited talk. University of California-Irvine Library, Transforming Knowledge, Transforming Libraries Project, July 9, 2018.

Caswell, Michelle, Joyce Gabiola and Gracen Brilmyer. “Community Archives: New Theories of Impact, Space, and Community,” Lambda Archives of San Diego, CA, June 21, 2018.

Gabiola, Joyce. “On the Right to be Forgotten: Internalized Symbolic Annihilation,” National Forum on Ethics and Archiving the Web, The New Museum, NYC, March 23, 2018.

Caswell, Michelle. Invited Talk. “Seeing Yourself in History with Community-Based Archives.” Qatar National Library, Doha, Qatar, March 19, 2018.

Caswell, Michelle. “Archival Disruptions in Time.” Activism and Archives Panel.  American Studies Association Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL, November 10, 2017. 

Caswell, Michelle. “Teaching Communities Critically.” Diversifying the Digital Community Archives Forum. New York University. October 19, 2017.

Caswell, Michelle. Invited Talk. “Archivists Against History Repeating Itself: Toward a Liberatory Now.” CUNY Graduate Center. October 18, 2017.

Caswell, Michelle and Joyce Gabiola, “’Are You A Spy?’: The Methodological Challenges of Studying Community Archives,” Society of American Archivists Research Forum, Portland, OR, July 25, 2017.

Caswell, Michelle, Joyce Gabiola and Jimmy Zavala. “Imagining Transformative Spaces: The Personal-Political Sites of Community Archives.” Archival Education and Research Institute, University of Toronto, July 13, 2017.