Published Work

Houston, L., Gabrys, J. and Pritchard, H. (2019). ‘Breakdown in the Smart City: Exploring Workarounds with Urban-sensing Practices and Technologies,’ Science, Technology & Human Values, Preprint, viewed 27 May 2019, DOI: 10.1177/0162243919852677.

 

Houston, L. (2019). ‘Mobile Repair Knowledge in Downtown Kampala: Local and Trans-local Circulations,’ in I. Strebel, A. Bovet and P. Sormani (eds.), Repair Work Ethnographies, Palgrave Macmillan, Singapore, pp. 129-160.

 

Pritchard, H., Gabrys, J. and Houston, L. (2018). ‘Re-Calibrating DIY: Testing Digital Participation across Dust Sensors, Fry Pans and Environmental Pollution,’ New Media and Society, 20 (12) pp. 4533-4552. [Open Access]

 

Houston, L., Jackson, S. J., Rosner, D. K and the Continent Collective (eds.) (2017) ‘R3PAIR VOLUME,’ Continent, 6 (1) [Open Access]

 

Houston, L. (2017) ‘The Timeliness of Repair’ in Houston, L., Jackson, S. J., Rosner, D. K and the Continent Collective (eds.) Continent. 6 (1) pp. 51-55. [Open Access]

 

Houston, L. and Jackson, S. J. (2017) ‘Caring for the “next billion” mobile handsets: Proprietary closures and the work of repair,’ Information Technologies and International Development, 13 pp. 200-214. [Open Access]

 

Houston, L. and Jackson, S. J. (2016) ‘Caring for the “next billion” mobile handsets: opening proprietary closures through the work of repair,’ Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development. [PDF]

 

Houston, L., Jackson, S. J., Rosner, D. K., Ahmed, S. I., Young, M. and Kang, L. (2016) ‘Values in Repair’ Proceedings of the 2016 SIGCHI conference on human factors in computing systems, pp. 1403-1414. [PDF]

 

Rosner, D. K., Jackson, S. J., Hertz, G., Houston, L. and Rangaswamy, N. (2013) ‘Reclaiming repair: maintenance and mending as methods for design,’ Proceedings of the 2013 SIGCHI conference on human factors in computing systems, pp. 3311-3314. [PDF]