Publications

Gracen Brilymer, Joyce Gabiola, Jimmy Zavala, Michelle Caswell, “Reciprocal Archival Imaginaries: The Shifting Boundaries of ‘Community’ in Community Archives.” Accepted to Archivaria.

Caswell, Michelle. “Affective Bonds: What Community Archives Can Teach Mainstream Institutions” In Bastian, Jeannette and Flinn, Andrew, Eds. Community Archives, Community Spaces: Heritage, Memory and Identity (London: Facet, forthcoming). Accepted for publication.

Caswell, Michelle; Gabiola, Joyce; Brilmyer, Gracen; Zavala, Jimmy. “‘Carry It Forward’: Community-Based Conceptualizations of Accountability,” In Elizabeth Yakel and Jeannette Bastian, Eds. Defining a Discipline: Essays in Honor of Richard Cox. (Chicago: Society of American Archivists, forthcoming). Accepted for publication.

Jessica Tai, Joyce Gabiola, Jimmy Zavala, Gracen Brilymer, and Michelle Caswell. “Summoning the Ghosts: Records as Agents.” Journal of Contemporary Archival Studies 6 (2019): https://elischolar.library.yale.edu/jcas/vol6/iss1/18/

Samip Mallick and Michelle Caswell, “Against Precarity: Towards a Community-Based Notion of Fiscal Sustainability,” Sustainable Futures Project, https://medium.com/@samip_6256/815d1d889309.

Caswell, Michelle and Bergis Jules. “Integrating Community Archives into a National Digital Platform: Challenges, Opportunities and Recommendations,” White Paper, Diversifying the Digital Consortium  (January 2018): http://diversifyingthedigital.org/uploads/8/8/7/3/88738438/ddhr_whitepaper_jan_2018.pdf.

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.