CI Studies Bibliography – Media Infrastructures

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Blom, Ina. “‘And Follow It’: Straight Lines and Infrastructural Sensibilities.” Critical Inquiry 45, no. 4 (2019): 859–83. https://doi.org/10.1086/703959. Cite
Plantin, Jean-Christophe, and Aswin Punathambekar. “Digital Media Infrastructures: Pipes, Platforms, and Politics.” Media, Culture & Society 41, no. 2 (2019): 163–74. https://doi.org/10.1177/0163443718818376. Cite Download
Groot Kormelink, Tim, and Irene Costera Meijer. “Material and Sensory Dimensions of Everyday News Use.” Media, Culture & Society, 2019, 016344371881091. https://doi.org/10.1177/0163443718810910. Cite
Carmi, Elinor. “Sonic Publics| The Hidden Listeners: Regulating the Line from Telephone Operators to Content Moderators.” International Journal of Communication 13 (2019): 440–58. https://ijoc.org/index.php/ijoc/article/view/8588. Cite
FitzGerald, Lisa. “Black Gold: Digitally-Simulated Environments and the Material Aesthetics of Oil.” Transformations 32 (2018): 93–105. http://www.transformationsjournal.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Trans32_6_fitzgerald.pdf. Cite
Crawford, Kate, and Vladan Joler. “Anatomy of an AI: The Amazon Echo as an Anatomical Map of Human Labor, Data and Planetary Resources,” 2018. https://anatomyof.ai/. Cite
Carse, Ashley, Jason Cons, and Townsend Middleton. Chokepoints (Special Issue of Limn Journal). Vol. April 2018, 2018. https://limn.it/issues/chokepoints/. Cite
Svensson, Patrik. “Contemporary and Future Spaces for Media Studies and Digital Humanities.” In Routledge Companion to Media Studies and Digital Humanities, E-Book. New York: Roiutledge, 2018. https://www.routledge.com/The-Routledge-Companion-to-Media-Studies-and-Digital-Humanities/Sayers/p/book/9781138844308. Cite
Degani, Michael. “Disservice Lines.” Limn April 2018, no. 10 (2018). https://limn.it/articles/disservice-lines/. Cite
Hodge, James J. “Earth-Specific Art: Phenomenology and the Digital Cinema of Peter Bo Rappmund.” ASAP Journal 2, no. 3 (September 2017): 579–601. https://muse.jhu.edu/article/676917. Cite
Zylinska, Joanna. Nonhuman Photography. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 2017. Cite
Sundaram, Ravi. “The Postcolonial City in India. From Planning to Information?” Techniques and Culture 67 (2017). Cite
Rogers, Kaleigh. “Ignored By Big Telecom, Detroit’s Marginalized Communities Are Building Their Own Internet.” Motherboard, 2017. https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/kz3xyz/detroit-mesh-network. Cite
Farman, Jason. “Invisible and Instantaneous:  Geographies of Media  Infrastructure from Pneumatic Tubes to Fiber Optics.” Media Theory 2, no. 1 (2017): 134–54. http://mediatheoryjournal.org/jason-farman-invisible-and-instantaneous/. Cite
Mattern, Shannon. Code and Clay, Data and Dirt: Five Thousand Years of Urban Media. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2017. https://www.upress.umn.edu/book-division/books/code-and-clay-data-and-dirt. Cite
Mattern, Shannon. “Closet Archive.” Places Journal 2017, no. July (2017). https://placesjournal.org/article/closet-archive/. Cite
Burrington, Ingrid. Networks of New York: An Illustrated Field Guide to Urban Internet Infrastructure. Brooklyn: Melville House, 2016. https://www.mhpbooks.com/books/networks-of-new-york/. Cite
Verhoeven, Deb. “As Luck Would Have It: Serendipity and Solace in Digital Research Infrastructure.” Feminist Media Histories 2, no. 1 (2016): 7–28. https://doi.org/10.1525/fmh.2016.2.1.7. Cite
Mukherjee, Rahul. “Mediating Infrastructures: (Im)Mobile Toxicity and Cell Antenna Publics.” In Sustainable Media: Critical Approaches to Media and Environment. New York: Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2016. https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/9781317745822. Cite
Starosielski, Nicole, and Janet Walker, eds. Sustainable Media: Critical Approaches to Media and Environment. New York: Routledge, 2016. Cite
Dourish, Paul. “Protocols, Packets, and Proximity: The Materiality of Internet Routing.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures, 183–204. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Parks, Lisa. “Stuff You Can Kick: Toward a Theory of Media Infrastructures.” In Between Humanities and the Digital, 355–73. MIT Press, 2015. Cite
Harris, Sarah. “Service Providers as Digital Media Infrastructure: Turkey’s Cybercafe Operators.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Parks, Lisa. “Water, Energy, Access: Materializing the Internet in Rural Zambia.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructure, 115–36. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Holt, Jennifer, and Patrick Vonderau. “‘Where the Internet Lives’: Data Centers as Cloud Infrastructure.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures, edited by Lisa Parks and Nicole Starosielski, 71–93. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Starosielski, Nicole. The Undersea Network. Sign, Storage, Transmission. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015. Cite
Miller, Toby. “The Art of Waste: Contemporary Culture and Unsustainable Energy Use.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures, 137–56. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Parikka, Jussi. A Geology of Media. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2015. https://www.upress.umn.edu/book-division/books/a-geology-of-media. Cite
Sundaram, Ravi. “Publicity, Transparency, and the Circulation Engine: The Media Sting in India.” Current Anthropology 56, no. S12 (2015): S297-305. https://doi.org/10.1086/683300. Cite
Sundaram, Ravi. “Post-Postcolonial Sensory Infrastructure.” E-Flux, no. 64 (2015). https://www.e-flux.com/journal/64/60858/post-postcolonial-sensory-infrastructure/. Cite
Tawil-Souri, Helga. “Cellular Borders: Dis/Connecting Phone Calls in Israel-Palestine.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Mattern, Shannon. “Deep Time of Media Infrastructure.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures, 94–114. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Starosielski, Nicole. “Fixed Flow: Undersea Cables as Media Infrastructure.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures, 71–93. The Geopolitics of Information. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Parks, Lisa, and Nicole Starosielski, eds. Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures. The Geopolitics of Information. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. https://www.press.uillinois.edu/books/catalog/26bxm4qd9780252039362.html. Cite
Mattern, Shannon. “Mission Control: A History of the Urban Dashboard.” Places Journal 2015, no. March (2015). https://placesjournal.org/article/mission-control-a-history-of-the-urban-dashboard/. Cite
Offenhuber, Dietmar, and Carlo Ratti, eds. Decoding the City: Urbanism in the Age of Big Data. Basel: Birkhauser Verlag, 2014. Cite
Mattern, Shannon. “Library as Infrastructure.” Places Journal 2014, no. June (2014). https://placesjournal.org/article/library-as-infrastructure/. Cite
Marsh, Dillon. “Invasive Species.” Scenario Journal, no. 4, Building the Urban Forest (2014). https://scenariojournal.com/article/invasive-species/. Cite
Parks, Lisa. “Media Infrastructures and Affect.” Flow Journal, 2014. https://www.flowjournal.org/2014/05/media-infrastructures-and-affect/. Cite
Gitelman, Lisa. “Holding Electronic Networks By the Wrong End.” Amodern 2 (2013). http://amodern.net/article/holding-electronic-networks-by-the-wrong-end/. Cite
Parks, Lisa. “Earth Observation and Signal Territories: Studying U.S. Broadcast Infrastructure through Historical Network Maps, Google Earth, and Fieldwork.” Canadian Journal of Communication 38 (2013): 1–24. http://www.filmandmedia.ucsb.edu/people/faculty/parks/earth-observation.pdf. Cite
Marshall, Kate. Corridor: Media Architectures in American Fiction. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2013. https://www.upress.umn.edu/book-division/books/corridor/#. Cite
Levy, Steven. “Where Servers Meet Saunas: A Visit to Google’s Finland Data Center.” Wired, 2012. https://www.wired.com/2012/10/google-finland-data-center-2/. Cite
Archambault, Julie Soleil. “‘Traveling While Sitting Down’: Mobile Phones, Mobility and the Communication Landscape in Inhambane, Mozambique.” Africa 82, no. 3 (2012): 393–412. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0001972012000307. Cite
Thrift, Nigel. “The Insubstantial Pageant: Producing an Untoward Land.” Cultural Geographies 19, no. 2 (2012): 141–68. Cite Download
Bozak, Nadia. The Cinematic Footprint: Lights, Camera, Natural Resources. New Brunswick, N.J: Rutgers University Press, 2012. Cite
Mattern, Shannon. “Marginalia: Little Libraries in the Urban Margins.” Places Journal 2012, no. May (2012). https://placesjournal.org/article/marginalia-little-libraries-in-the-urban-margins/. Cite
Thorp, Jer. “All the Names: Algorithmic Design and the 9/11 Memorial.” Blog. blprnt.blg, June 10, 2011. http://blog.blprnt.com/blog/blprnt/all-the-names. Cite
McQuire, Scott. The Media City: Media, Architecture and Urban Space. Reprint. Theory, Culture & Society. Los Angeles, Calif.: SAGE Publ, 2011. Cite
Salovaara, Antti, Sacha Helfenstein, and Antti Oulasvirta. “Everyday Appropriations of Information Technology: A Study of Creative Uses of Digital Cameras.” Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 62, no. 12 (2011): 2347–63. https://doi.org/10.1002/asi.21643. Cite