Category: Papers & Talks

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Launch of “R3PAIR Volume”, a special issue of Continent.

Edited by Lara Houston, Daniela K. Rosner, Steven J. Jackson and Continent. Like all collaborative endeavors, bringing together an edited collection is about fixing as much as gathering…

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DCRL Leuphana Talk and Workshop

The politics and aesthetics of inventive infrastructures of repair

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Symposium Keynote

Care – maintenance, repair and mending in a time of post-industrialism

ICTD 2016 Paper

Caring for the “next billion” mobile handsets: opening proprietary closures through the work of repair

Critical Breaking and Repair Workshop

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The Maintainers Conference, New York, USA

Unsettled repair tools: The death of the J.A.F. Box

Maintenance, Repair and Beyond, Denver, USA

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4S Presentation, Denver, USA

Temporalities of repair work: the ‘lives’ of mobile phones in downtown Kampala, Uganda

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Repair Work Ethnographies Workshop at ETH, Zurich, Switzerland

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Seminar at Mobile Life, Stockholm, Sweden

‘Original’ and ‘Chinese’ mobile phones: how categorisation work performed in the repair workshops of Kampala suggests new directions for ‘postcolonial computing’.

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Social Informatics Seminar, Edinburgh University, UK

Mobile phone repair networks in Kampala, Uganda: the role of “geeks and hackers”.

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EASST 2012 Presentation, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hacking and repair? The role of ‘hackers’ and ‘users’ in Kampalan mobile phone repair networks.

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Mend*rs Interdisciplinary Research Symposium, Kendal, UK

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Makerere University ICT for Development Seminar, Kampala, Uganda.