Diminished Faculties: A Political Phenomenology of Impairment (Duke University Press, 2021).

Read the intro here.

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

Read the intro to MP3 here.

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

Read the intro to The Audible Past here.


The Sound Studies Reader (Routledge, 2012)

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:

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

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