Publications

Books
Adversarial Design, Cambridge: MIT Press, 2012.

Edited Books
Participatory Design and the Learning Sciences. Eds. Elizabeth DiSalvo, Jason Yip, Elizabeth Bonsginore, and Carl DiSalvo. London: Routledge.
Forthcoming in 2017.

Book Chapters
DiSalvo, Carl. “The Irony of Drones for Foraging: Exploring the Work of Speculative Interventions.” Design Anthropological Futures. Eds., Rachel Charlotte Smith, Kasper Tang Vangkilde, Mette Gislev Kjaersgaard, Ton Otto, Joachim Halse, and Thomas Binder. Bloomsbury Press. 2016: 139-154.

DiSalvo, Carl. “The Growbot Garden Project as DIY Speculation through Design.” DIY Citizenship: Critical Making and Social Media. Eds. Matt Ratto and Megan Bohler. Cambridge: MIT Press. 2014: 237-248.

DiSalvo, Carl, Andrew Clement, and Volkmar Pipek. “Participatory Design For, With, and By Communities.” International Handbook of Participatory Design. Eds. Jesper Simonsen and Toni Robertson. Oxford: Routledge. 2012: 182-209.

DiSalvo, Carl, and Jonathan Lukens. “Nonanthropocentrism and the Nonhuman in Design: Possibilities for Designing New Forms of Engagement With and Through Technology.” From Social Butterfly to Engaged Citizen. Eds. Marcus Foth, Laura Forlano, Christine Satchell, and Martin Gibbs. Cambridge: MIT Press. 2012, 421-435.

Journal Publications
DiSalvo, Carl. “Design and Prefigurative Politics.” The Journal of Design Strategies, Vol 8., No. 1 (2016): 29-35.

Lodato, Thomas and Carl DiSalvo. “Issue-Oriented Hackathons as Material Participation.” New Media and Society. Vol 18, No. 4 (2016): 539-557.

Brynjarsdóttir Holmer, Hronn, Carl DiSalvo, Phoebe Sengers, and Thomas Lodato. “Constructing and Constraining Participation in Participatory Arts and HCI.” International Journal of Human-Computer Studies. Vol. 74 (2015): 107-123.
DiSalvo, Carl. “Critical Making as Materializing the Politics of Design.” The Information Society. Vol. 30, No. 2 (2014): 96-105.

DiSalvo, Carl. “One Practice Among Many: An Ecology of Practices in Sustainable HCI” in “Commentaries on the Special Issue on Practice-Oriented Approaches to Sustainable HCI.” ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction (TOCHI). Vol. 20, No. 4 (2013): 26.1-27.7.

Le Dantec, Christopher A., and Carl DiSalvo. “Infrastructuring and the Formation
of Publics in Participatory Design.” Social Studies of Science. Vol. 43, No. 2 (2013): 241-264.

DiSalvo, Carl, Marti Louw, David Holstius, Illah Nourbakhsh, and Ayca Akin. “Toward a Public Rhetoric Through Participatory Design: Critical Engagements and Creative Expression in the Neighborhood Networks Project.” Design Issues: Special Issue on Participatory Design. Vol. 28, No. 3 (2012): 48-61.

DiSalvo, Carl. “Spectacles and Tropes: Speculative Design and Contemporary Food Cultures.” Fibreculture: Special Issue on Networked Utopias and Speculative Futures. Issue 20, (2012): 109-122.

Lukens, Jonathan and Carl DiSalvo. “Speculative Design as Technological Fluency.” International Journal of Learning. Vol.3, No. 4 (2011): 23-40.

DiSalvo, Carl, Thomas Lodato, Laura Fries, Beth Schechter, Thomas Barnwell. “The Collective Articulation of Issues as Design Practice.” CoDesign. Vol. 7, No. 3-4 (2011): 185-197.

DiSalvo, Carl. “Design and the Construction of Publics.” Design Issues, Vol. 25, No. 1
(2009): 48-63.

Confernce Publications
Jenkins, Tom, Christopher A. Le Dantec, Carl DiSalvo, Thomas Lodato, and Mariam Asad. Object-Oriented Publics. In CHI ’16: Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM Press (2016): 827-839.

Boehner, Kirsten and Carl DiSalvo. Data, Design and Civics: An Exploratory Study of Civic Tech. In CHI ’16: Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM Press (2016): 2970-2981.

DiSalvo, Carl, Tom Jenkins, and Thomas Lodato. Designing Speculative Civics. In CHI ’16: Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM Press (2016): 4979-4990.

Pierce, James, Phoebe Sengers, Tad Hirsch, Carl DiSalvo, Bill Gaver, and Tom Jenkins. Expanding and Refining Design and Criticality in HCI. In CHI ‘15: Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM Press (2015): 2082-2092.

DiSalvo, Carl, Jonathan Lukens, Thomas Lodato, Tom Jenkins, and Tanyoung Kim. Making Public Things: How HCI Design Can Express Matters of Concern. In CHI ‘14: Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM Press (2014): 2397-2406.

Brynjarsdóttir, Hrönn, Maria Håkansson, James Pierce, Eric P. S. Baumer, Carl DiSalvo, and Phoebe Sengers. “Sustainably Unpersuaded: How Persuasion Narrows Our Vision of Sustainability.” CHI ‘12: Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM Press (2012): 947-956.

DiSalvo, Carl, Hrönn Brynjarsdóttir, and Phoebe Sengers. “Mapping the Landscape of Sustainable HCI.” CHI ‘10: Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM Press (2010): 1975-1984.

DiSalvo, Carl. “Design, Democracy, and Agonistic Pluralism.” DRS ‘10: Proceedings of the 2010 Design Research Society Conference. (2010): 1-10 (digital proceedings).

DiSalvo, Carl, and Jonathan Lukens. “Towards a Critical Technological Fluency: The Confluence of Speculative Design and Community Technology Programs.” DAC ‘09: Proceedings of the 2009 Digital and Arts and Culture Conference. (2009): 1-5

DiSalvo, Carl, Marti Louw, Julina Coupland, and MaryAnn Steiner. “Local Issues, Local Uses: Tools for Robotics and Sensing in Community Contexts.” C & C ‘09: Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Creativity and Cognition. ACM Press (2009): 245-254.

DiSalvo, Carl, Kirsten Boehner, Nicholas A. Knouf, and Phoebe Sengers. “Nourishing the Ground for Sustainable HCI: Considerations from Ecologically Engaged Art.” CHI ‘09: Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM Press (2009): 385-394.

DiSalvo, Carl, David Holstius, Illah Nourbakhsh, Ayca Akin, and Marti Louw. “The Neighborhood Networks Project: A Case Study of Critical Engagements and Creative Expression Through Participatory Design.” PDC ‘08: Proceedings of the ACM Participatory Design Conference. ACM Press (2008): 41-50.

Other Publications
DiSalvo, Carl. “Strange Weather: Designing for the Anthropocene,” re:form: A Field Guide to the Designed World. Retrieved February 1, 2015. https://medium.com/re-form/

DiSalvo, Carl. “The Need for Design History in HCI.” interactions 21, 6 (2014): 20-21.

DiSalvo, Carl, Melissa Gregg, and Thomas Lodato. “Building Belonging.” interactions 21, 4 (2014):
58-61.

Gregg, Melissa and Carl DiSalvo. “The Trouble with White Hats.” The New Inquiry. November 21st, 2013. http://thenewinquiry.com/essays/the-trouble-with-white-hats/

DiSalvo, Carl. “Community and Conflict.” interactions 18, 6 (2011): 24-26.