Selected publications by D|MRC collaborators on data and media.


History, Philosophy, & Ethics of Data.

Daniel Rosenberg. (2016). “Enter Data” in Data’s Entry, ed. Katherine Behar (Pera Museum, 2016).

Daniel Rosenberg. (2016). “Against Infographics,” Art Journal 75:1 (Winter 2016), 38–57

Colin Koopman (with Deirdre Mulligan and Nick Doty of UC Berkeley School of Information). (2016). “Privacy is an essentially contested concept: a multi-dimensional analytic for mapping privacy” in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, Nov. 14, 2016. DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2016.0118.

Daniel Rosenberg, “Whence ‘Data’? The Surprising Origins of a Ubiquitous Term,” Berlin Journal, 28 (Spring 2015), 18–22.

Daniel Rosenberg. (2014). “Stop, Words,” Representations 127 (August 2014): 83–92.

Colin Koopman. (2014). “The Age of ‘Infopolitics'” in the New York Times, Jan. 27, 2014.

Daniel Rosenberg. (2013). “Toward a Quantitative History of Data” in Raw Data is an Oxymoron, ed. Lisa Gitelman (MIT Press, 2013).


Media Studies & Media Theory.

Joshua Reeves. (2017). Citizen Spies: The Long Rise of America’s Surveillance Society (NYU Press, 2017).

Biswarup Sen. (2016). “Information as Ritual: James Carey in the Digital Age” in Cultural Studies Critical Methodologies, 2016.

Seth Lewis. (2015). “Journalism in an era of big data: Cases, concepts, and critiques,” Guest editor, special issue of Digital Journalism, 2015, (3)3.

Gretchen Soderlund. (2013). “Charting, Tracking, and Mapping: New Technologies, Labor, and Surveillance.” Guest Editor, special issue of Social Semiotics, May, 23(2).

Kate Mondloch. (2010). Screens: Viewing Media Installation Art (University of Minnesota Press, 2010).


Literary & Media Studies.

Michael Allan. (2016). In the Shadow of World Literature: Sites of Reading in Colonial Egypt. (Princeton University Press, 2016)

Quinn Miller. (2014). “Trans Media Moments: Tumblr, 2011-2013,” co-written with Marty Fink. Television and New Media 15 (2014).

Tara Fickle. (2014). “No-No Boy’s Dilemma: Game Theory and Japanese American Internment Literature.” Modern Fiction Studies 60.4 (Winter 2014).