Sept. 9–Archives

Topic: Archives

Read: Boylan, Alexis. “The Curious Case of the Two Mrs. Sloans.” Woman’s Art Journal 33, no. 1 (Spring/Summer 2012): 25-31. https://wwwl.commons.gc.cuny.edu/wp-content/blogs.dir/4818/files/2019/05/boylan.pdf

Read: Caro, Robert. “Carbon Footprint.” Harper’s Magazine. December 2014.  https://harpers.org/archive/2014/12/carbon-footprint/

Read: Moser, Benjamin. “In the Sontag Archives.” The New Yorker. Jan. 30, 2014. https://www.newyorker.com/books/page-turner/in-the-sontag-archives

Read: Schmidt, Laura. “Using Archives: A Guide to Effective Research.” Society of American Archivists. http://files.archivists.org/pubs/UsingArchives/Using-Archives-Guide.pdf Or https://www2.archivists.org/book/export/html/14460

Due: Response Paper 1

Additional Reading (Optional):

Cooper, Michael. “It Was ‘Cool Central’: Bill T. Jones Leads a Trip Through His Archive.” New York Times, Aug. 20, 2019. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/20/arts/dance/bill-t-jones-archive.html