No obvious connection with ceramics (except that everything is connected and perhaps the vagaries of being a woodfire potter may help foster a certain degree of resilience). Two academic papers on community resilience that resulted from my involvement with the EU funded TESS project researching community-led climate action in six countries across Europe:

And a report on research exploring the developing roles of key community sector organisations known as Community Anchors.  Co-written for What Works Scotland, 2018 and a follow up article.

A briefing note co-ordinated by Sniffer:

And a summary report of key findings, common ideas and themes that emerged from cross-sectoral interviews during the first phase of the Scottish Communities Climate Action Network’s Climate Action Pioneer’s’ project between May and September 2019