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MP3: The Meaning of a Format (Durham: Duke University Press, 2012).

Read the intro to MP3 here.



The Audible Past cover


The Audible Past: Cultural Origins of Sound Reproduction (Durham: Duke University Press, 2003).

Read the intro to The Audible Past here.



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The Sound Studies Reader (London and New York: Routledge, 2012)




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The Politics of Academic Labor in Communication Studies (Los Angeles: The Annenberg Press, 2013)

Note: this e-book is a republication of a 2011 feature special section of the International Journal of Communication.


Member of an Editorial Team:

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Co-edited with Darin Barney, Gabriella Coleman, Christine Ross and Tamar Tembeck. The Participatory Condition in the Digital Age (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2016).



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Co-edited as member of the Bad Subjects Production Team. The Bad Subjects Anthology (New York: New York University Press, 1997)