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The Pulse of Global Passage: Listening to Logistics (2018)

Keynote, Princeton-Weimar Summer School, Princeton University, June 18, 2018

Columbia Faculty Seminar on Media Theory and History, Columbia University, September 17, 2018

Sound Studies Lecture Series, Department of Anthropology, University of Texas at Austin, April 12, 2019

Department of Modern Culture and Media, Brown University, April 18, 2019

Text forthcoming in Matthew Hockenberry, Nicole Starosielski, and Susan Zieger, eds., Assembly Codes: The Logistics of Media (Duke University Press, 2021)

Slides on Scribd or Google Drive

Mattern ListeningToLogistics by shannonmattern

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The World Silicon Valley Made

The World Silicon Valley Made,” a review of Brian Merchant, The One Device: The Secret History of the iPhone (New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2017) and Adam Greenfield, Radical Technologies: The Design of Everyday Life (New York: Verso, 2017), Public Books (October 27, 2017).

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Sharing Is Tables: Furniture for Digital Labor

Sharing Is Tables: Furniture for Digital Labor,” e-flux architecture (October 9, 2017).

Italian translation: “Condividere è un Tavolo: L’arredamento per il Lavoro Digitale,” Progetto Grafico 33 (August 2018): 65-76.

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Sharing Is Tables: More Images

Wegner Papa Bear Chairs @ Facebook, via Coriander on Dezeen 

On Monday, October 9, e-flux architecture will publish a piece I’ve written on the furnishings of digital labor. Here are a few other photos of the sites I reference in the article:

Library Room @ Lumosity, via designboom
Wegner Shell Chairs and Chalkboard Wall @ Evernote, via Dezeen
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Equipment for Redemptive Living

“Equipment for Redemptive Living” In Joel Stoehr, Ed. Building Better Book Carts: Designing for Incarcerated Readers (New York: Parsons School of Design, 2017).

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Animated Aberrations, Rebellious Objects (on Zoe Beloff)

Animated Aberrations, Rebellious Objects,” Volume 49 (September 2016).

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Broadcasting Space: China Central Television’s New Headquarters

Broadcasting Space: China Central Television’s New Headquarters,” International Journal of Communication 2 (August 11, 2008).

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Puffs of Air: Communicating by Vacuum


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Puffs of Air: Communicating by Vacuum” In John Knechtel, Ed., AIR, Alphabet City #15 (Cambridge: MIT Press, 2010) on pneumatic tubes

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Edge Blending: Light, Crystalline Fluidity, and the Materiality of New Media at Gehry’s IAC Headquarters

Edge Blending: Light, Crystalline Fluidity, and the Materiality of New Media at Gehry’s IAC Headquarters In Kristina Riegert & Staffan Ericson, Eds., Media Houses: Architecture, Media and the Production of Centrality (New York: Peter Lang, 2010).