About In Context Journal


In Context Journal is an independent platform for oral historical work and thoughtful explorations of what it means to listen, to speak, and to be heard.


Who We Are

SEWON BARRERA is an oral historian, photographer, and marketing strategist based out of the San Francisco Bay Area.

NICKI POMBIER BERGER is an oral historian, educator, and editor whose areas of interest include disability studies, theatre and performance art, and the waterways of New York City.

SANG YI CHOUNG is a Brooklyn-based independent oral historian and documentarian. Her work explores such topics as identity, place, art, feminism, politics, and science.

SARAH DZIEDZIC is an independent oral historian and project consultant whose interests include the visual arts, landscape, and feminist education and practice.



In Context Journal accepts any type of work that resonates with our mission. Please check our call for submissions for the next issue’s theme. You may also submit a pitch for future issues outside of the upcoming theme.



Questions? Contact us at editors@incontextjournal.com.