An Interdisciplinary Bibliography of Fieldwork Resources for Researchers in Modern Languages and Related Fields

5. Fieldwork in Challenging Locations

Berit Bliesemann de Guevara and Morten Bøås (eds.), Doing Fieldwork in Areas of International Intervention:A Guide to Research in Violent and Closed Contexts (Bristol University Press, 2020) 

The previous book edited by Bliesemann and Bøås was launched at a zoom conference in June 2020 where authors discussed their contributions. The discussion is available here: 

Catherine Gilbert, From Surviving to Living: Voice, Trauma and Witness in Rwandan Women’s Writing (Presses universitaires de la Méditerranée, 2018)

Catherine Gilbert, Kate McLoughlin and Niall Munro, On Commemoration: Global Reflections upon Remembering War (Peter Lang, 2020

Jessee, Erin, “Managing Danger in Oral Historical Fieldwork”, Oral History Review 44.2 (2017), 322–347.

Markowitz, Ariana, “The Better to Break and Bleed With: Research, Violence, and Trauma”, Geopolitics (2019),