Below is a list of Citizen Sense project publications that are published or forthcoming. Publications include books, articles, online publications, reviews, and exhibition catalogues. This list is occasionally updated, so please do check back regularly.
Gabrys, Jennifer. Citizens of Worlds: Open-Air Toolkits for Environmental Struggle (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, forthcoming). Pre-production draft chapters and project materials available on Manifold.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Phyto-Sensor Toolkit: Cultivating the Swamps of Urban Air,” in Swamps and the New Imagination, edited by Nomeda and Gediminas Urbonas, Kristupas Sabolius (London: Sternberg Press; distributed by MIT Press, 2021).
Gabrys, Jennifer, and Pritchard, Helen. “Environmental Sensing Infrastructures and Just Good Enough Data,” in The Nature of Data, edited by Jenny Goldstein and Eric Nost (University of Nebraska Press, forthcoming); revised reprint of “Just Good Enough Data and Environmental Sensing,” IJSDR.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Citizen Infrastructures and Public Policy: Activating the Democratic Potential of Infrastructures,” in Future Directions for Citizen Science and Public Policy, edited by Katie Cohen and Robert Doubleday (Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP), University of Cambridge, 2021), 88-93.
Mahajan, Sachit, Gabrys, Jennifer, Armitage, Joanne. “AirKit: A Citizen-Sensing Toolkit for Monitoring Air Quality,” in the special issue, “Air Quality Internet of Things Devices,” Sensors 21, no. 12 (2021): 4044; https://doi.org/10.3390/s21124044.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Sensing Particulate Matter and Practicing Environmental Justice,” in Routledge Companion to Contemporary Art, Visual Culture, and Climate Change, edited by TJ Demos, Emily Scott, Subhankar Banerjee, (New York: Routledge, 2021), 219-229.
Gabrys, Jennifer, with Molly Wright Steenson. “A Conversation on Ecology and Ethics,” in Distributed Proximities: Proceedings of the 40th Annual Conference of the Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture (ACADIA), volume 1, 26-37 (2021); https://2020.acadia.org/.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “As Lichens Absorb Air Pollution they Show Us the Limits of Livability,” in Feral Atlas: The More-than-Human Anthropocene, edited by Anna L. Tsing, Jennifer Deger, Alder Keleman Saxena, and Feifei Zhou (Stanford University Press, 2020).
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Sensing a Moving Planet,” in Critical Zones: The Science and Politics of Landing on Earth, exhibition catalog, edited by Bruno Latour and Peter Weibel (ZKM and MIT Press, 2020), 342-343.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Planetary Health in Practice: Sensing Air Pollution and Transforming Urban Environments,” in the research article collection, “Healthy Publics: Transforming and Sustaining Health Research and Action,” edited by Steve Hinchliffe, Lenore Manderson, and Martin Moore, Humanities and Social Sciences Communications 7, no. 35 (2020): 1-11; https://doi.org/10.1057/s41599-020-00534.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Sensing Air, Creaturing Data,” in Data Publics: Public Plurality in an Era of Data Determinacy, edited by Peter Mörtenböck and Helge Mooshammer (London: Routledge, 2020), 116-127; abbreviated reprint of Program Earth chapter 6.
Gabrys, Jennifer, and Yusoff, Kathryn, interviewed by Löffler, Petra, Perraudin, Léa, and Schneider, Birgit. “Making Things Otherwise: On the Feminist Critique of the Anthropocene, Decolonising Geology and Sensing Media Environments,” in Zeitschrift für Medienwissenschaft 23 (published in German as “Dinge anders machen. Feministische Anthropozän-Kritik, Dekolonisierung der Geologie und «sensing» in Medien-Umwelten,” Zeitschrift für Medienwissenschaft 12, issue 23-2 (2020), 138-151.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Sensors and Sensing Practices: Reworking Experience across Entities, Environments and Technologies,” introduction for the special issue, “Sensors and Sensing Practices,” co-edited with Helen Pritchard and Lara Houston. Science, Technology & Human Values 44, no. 5 (1 July 2019 online first), doi:10.1177/0162243919860211.
Houston, Lara, Jennifer Gabrys, and Helen Pritchard. “Breakdown in the Smart City: Exploring Workarounds with Urban Sensing Practices and Technologies,” for the special issue, “Sensors and Sensing Practices,” co-edited with Helen Pritchard and Lara Houston. Science, Technology & Human Values 44, no. 5 (26 May 2019 online first), doi: 10.1177/0162243919852677.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Ocean Sensing and Navigating the End of this World.” In the collection, “Navigation beyond Vision,” edited by Tom Holert, Doreen Mende and the e-flux Editors. e-flux Journal #101 (June 2019).
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Sensors Experiencing Environments, Environments Becoming Computational.” Response to Forum Review of Program Earth. Dialogues in Human Geography 9, no. 1 (11 March 2019), doi: 10.1177/2043820618808668.
Pritchard, Helen, Jennifer Gabrys and Lara Houston. “Re-Calibrating DIY: Testing Participation across Digital Sensors, Fry Pans and Environmental Media,” New Media & Society (first published 3 June 2018; doi: 10.1177/1461444818777473), 1-20.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Sensing Lichens: From Ecological Microcosms to Environmental Subjects.” In the special issue, “The Wretched Earth: Botanical Conflicts and Artistic Interventions,” edited by Sheila Sheikh and Ros Gray, Third Text 151, vol. 32, no. 2 (2018; doi: 10.1080/09528822.2018.1483884), 1-19.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Environmental Sensing and ‘Media’ as Practice in the Making.” In The Routledge Companion to Media Studies and Digital Humanities, ed. Jentery Sayers (New York: Routledge, 2018), 503-510.
Gabrys, Jennifer and Helen Pritchard. “Just Good Enough Data and Environmental Sensing: Moving Beyond Regulatory Benchmarks toward Citizen Action,” International Journal of Spatial Data Infrastructures Research 13 (2018), 4-14.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “The Becoming Environmental of Computation: From Citizen Sensing to Planetary Computerization,” keynote lecture for STS Italia conference, “Sociotechnical Environments,” Technoscienza 8, issue 1 (2017): 5-21; abbreviated and revised reprint of Program Earth chapter 6.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Citizen Sensing, Air Pollution and Fracking: From ‘Caring about Your Air’ to Speculative Practices of Evidencing Harm.” The Sociological Review Monographs 65, no. 2 (2017; doi: 10.1177/0081176917710421), 179-192. In the special issue on “Care and Policy Practices: Translations, Assemblages, Interventions,” edited by Vicky Singleton, Nat Gill, Claire Waterton.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Air Walk: Monitoring Pollution and Experimenting with Forms of Participation.” In Walking through Social Research, eds. Charlotte Bates and Alex Rhys-Taylor (London: Routledge, “Advances in Research Methods Series,” 2017), 144-161.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Introduction: Practicing, Materializing and Contesting Environmental Data,” Big Data & Society 3, no. 2 (2016), 1-7. In the special theme issue, “Practicing, Materializing and Contesting Environmental Data,” eds. Jennifer Gabrys and Nerea Calvillo.
Gabrys, Jennifer, Helen Pritchard and Benjamin Barratt. “Just Good Enough Data: Figuring Data Citizenships through Air Pollution Sensing and Data Stories,” Big Data & Society 3, no. 2 (2016), 1-14. In the special theme issue, “Practicing, Materializing and Contesting Environmental Data,” eds. Jennifer Gabrys and Nerea Calvillo.
Pritchard, Helen and Jennifer Gabrys. “From Citizen Sensing to Collective Monitoring: Working through the Perceptive and Affective Problematics of Environmental Pollution.” In the “Border Topologies,” special issue edited by Nishat Awan for GeoHumanities 2, no. 2 (2016, special issue based on the Border Topologies event), 354-371.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Sensing the Air and Experimenting with Environmental Citizenship.” In The Playful Citizen: Civic Engagement in a Mediatized Culture, eds. René Glas, Sybille Lammes, Michiel de Lange, Joost Raessens, Imar de Vries (Amsterdam University Press, 2018), 175-194.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Citizen Sensing: Recasting Digital Ontologies through Proliferating Practices,” for special online issue on Digital Ontology, eds. Antonia Walford and Hannah Knox, “Theorizing the Contemporary,” Cultural Anthropology (24 March 2016).
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Re-Thingifying the Internet of Things.” In Sustainable Media: Critical Approaches to Media and Environment, eds. Nicole Starosielski and Janet Walker (New York and London: Routledge, 2016), 180-195.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “The Internet of Things and the Rise of Planetary Computerization: How Environmental Sensing Technologies Multiply Rather than Consolidate Versions of the Planet.” Blog post for The University of Minnesota Press as part of the publication of Program Earth: Environmental Sensing Technology and the Making of a Computational Planet (2 March 2016).
Gabrys, Jennifer and Helen Pritchard. “Next-Generation Environmental Sensing: Moving Beyond Regulatory Benchmarks for Citizen-Gathered Data.” Draft conference proceedings for “Environmental Infrastructures and Platforms 2015 – Infrastructures and Platforms for Environmental Crowd Sensing and Big Data Proceedings of the Workshop,” as part of the European Citizen Science Association General Assembly 2015 (ECSA GA’ 2015), Barcelona, Spain, edited by Arne J. Berre, Sven Schade, and Jaume Piera (draft version published October 2015), 57-65.
Gabrys, Jennifer, Helen Pritchard, Nerea Calvillo, Tom Keene and Nick Shapiro. “Becoming Civic: Fracking, Air Pollution and Environmental Sensing Technologies.” In Civic Media: Technology, Design, Practice, eds. Eric Gordon and Paul Mihailidis (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2016; online version published 2015).
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Programmieren von Umgebungen.” In Internet der Dinge, edited by Florian Sprenger and Christoph Engemann (Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2015), 313-342 (German translation of EPD paper of same title).
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Smart Cities as Sustainable Cities: A Visual Essay.” Society & Space online, for the theme section, “A New Apparatus: Technology, Government and the Resilient City,” eds. Bruce Braun and Stephanie Wakefield (2014).
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Programming Environments: Environmentality and Citizen Sensing in the Smart City.” In the special issue, “A New Apparatus: Technology, Government, and the Resilient City,” eds. Bruce Braun and Stephanie Wakefield, Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 32, no. 1 (2014), 30-48.
Gabrys, Jennifer. “Ecological Observatories: Fluctuating Sites and Sensing Subjects.” In Field_Notes: Field and Laboratory as Sites for Art & Science Practices, eds. Laura Beloff, Erich Berger and Terike Haapoja (Finnish Society of Bioart, 2013), 178-187.