Writings

I write for academic and journalistic outlets, below you can find my most recent work… I also wrote a book TranceMission in 2013 about the Israeli Psytrance Culture beween 1989-1999.

Academic

Yates, S., Townsend, L., Witty, M., Rice, E., R., & Carmi, E. (Forthcoming, 2019). ESRC Review: Health and Wellbeing. The Oxford Handbook of Digital Technology and Society, Edited by Yates, S. and Rice., E., R.. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Yates, S., Ling, R., Robinson, L., Brooks, C., Joinson, A., Witty, M., & Carmi, E. (Forthcoming, 2019). ESRC Review: Communication and Relationship. The Oxford Handbook of Digital Technology and Society, Edited by Yates, S. and Rice., E., R.. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Yates, S., Hepburn, P., Rice, R., E., Wessels, B., & Carmi, E. (Forthcoming, 2019). ESRC Review: Economy and Organizations. The Oxford Handbook of Digital Technology and Society, Edited by Yates, S. and Rice., E., R.. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Yates, S., Robson, L., Rice, E., R., & Carmi, E. (Forthcoming, 2019). ESRC Review: Data and Representation. The Oxford Handbook of Digital Technology and Society, Edited by Yates, S. and Rice., E., R.. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Yates, S., Dutton, B., Jones, G., Preston, A. & Carmi, E. (Forthcoming, 2019). ESRC Review: Governance and Security. The Oxford Handbook of Digital Technology and Society, Edited by Yates, S. and Rice., E., R.. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

(2019). Review of Robert Gehl’s Weaving the Dark Web book [MIT Press]. Information & Culture: A Journal of History.

(2019). The Hidden Listeners: Regulating the line, from telephone operators to content moderators. Part of the International Journal of Communication special issue on Sonic Publics. Edited by Elinor Carmi and Aram Sinnreich.

(2019). Sonic Publics – Introduction and Audio Transcript (with Aram Sinnreich). Part of the International Journal of Communication special issue on Sonic Publics. Edited by Elinor Carmi and Aram Sinnreich.

(2017). Cookies – More than Meets the Eye. Theory, Culture & Society, 34(7-8), 277-281.

(2017). It’s a question of trust: Reviewing Halt and Catch Fire third season. IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, 39(4), 10-11.

(2017). Regulating behaviours on the European Union internet, the case of spam versus cookies. International Review of Law, Computers and Technology, 31(3), 289-307.

(2017). This is the rhythm of our (social media) lives. Special issue of Discover Society – Social Media and Social Futures, Co-edited by Mark Carrigan and William Housley.

(2015). Taming Noisy Women: Bell Telephone’s female switchboard operators as a noise source. Media History21(3), 313-327.

Journalistic

15 August 2018 – Do you agree? What #MeToo can teach us about digital consent. An article part of Open Democracy series on Human Rights and the Internet.

02 July 2018 – It’s personal, isn’t it? What personalization mean for internet research methods. Association of Internet Researchers Blog.

27 September 2017 – Behind Apple’s cookie blocking lies a war on how the internet should function. New Political Communication blog.

13 June 2016 – Whose Data is it Anyway?, Open Democracy. An article part of Open Democracy’s project on human rights on the internet.

15 April 2016 – Reflection on the review of the ePrivacy Directive workshop, Medium.

09 August 2015 – Freedom of the Press: Governments that spy over their citizens do not like investigative journalists, Ha-Makom (Hebrew).

26 January 2015 – The Future is Here, Buy It, Ha-Makom (Hebrew).

21 November 2014 – Invited article for the British Council’s project – 80 moments that shaped the world – Electronic mail, British Council.

20 October 2014 – When Zuckerberg Freezes Eggs, Ha-Makom (Hebrew).

08 May 2014 – Listening to the Sound Archive, Material Witness.

15 October 2013 – 50 Shades of Digitalisation, Digitisation and its impact on society blog.

04 June 2013 – Music Spammers – Artists or Outlaws?, Cyborgology.

25 March 2013 – Solutionism – A New Phenomenon?, Cyborgology.

25 January 2012 – Gender Imbalance on Wikipedia, Ynet (Hebrew).

11 January 2012 – The Absence of Female Dj’s, Ynet (Hebrew).

24 April 2011 – The Meaning of Electronic Genres, Mouse online (Hebrew).

05 April 2011 – Hearing Problems – The Truth About Nightclubs That Clubbers Don’t Want To Hear, Mouse online (Hebrew).