Journal, book chapter, and long articles (5,000+ words)

Reviews and shorter publications

Invited Talks, Conference, Workshops

  • “Connecting design, culture, art, and technology across the archipelago.” Presented in the 7th Free & Open Source Software Asia (FOSSASIA) Summit, Singapore Science Center, 17 – 19 March.
  • “E-commerce development in Indonesia: A new engine of growth?” Presented with Yose Rizal Damuri and Siwage Dharmanegara in the Symposium on E-Commerce, ASEAN Economic Integration, and Competition Policy and Law, in the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 16 March.
  • Digitalising Knowledge: Education, Libraries, Archives.” Paper presented at the annual Indonesia Update (Digital Indonesia: challenges and opportunities), Australian National University, 16 – 17 September 2016.
  • “Urban Youth, Representation, and Anticipatory Politics.” Paper presented at the 5th Annual Southeast Asian Studies Symposium, Oxford University, 14 – 16 April 2016.
  • “On the Materials and Labour of Urban Youth Activism in Komunitas.” Paper presented at the Reclaiming the City: Urban Social Movements and the Civil Societies in Indonesia, Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore, 23 February 2016.
  • “Youth and the City : The Role of the next generation.” Paper presented at the 3rd Urban Social Forum, Universitas 17 Agustus 1945, organized by Kota Kita and Surabaya Municipality Government, 19 December 2015.
  • “Information fragmentation in orality-based, networked society,” in Mobilizing for Change: Tomorrow’s Leaders Taking Action Today panel, presented in the Asia-Pacific Urban Forum Youth Assembly, organized by the Indonesia Ministry of Public works and UN Habitat, Jakarta, Indonesia, 17-18 October 2015.
  • “Design (In)Action.” Paper presented at the Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Conference, University of Airlangga, Surabaya, Indonesia, 7-9 August 2015.
  • “People, New Media, and Politics in Post-2014 Election Indonesia.” Paper presented at the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS), Singapore, 26 August 2015.
  • “Indonesia Youthful Population: Opportunities and Challenges.” Paper presented to the Niigata University students at the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS), Singapore, 5 March 2015.
  • “Ayorek! Public Amplification.” Paper presented at the Equator Symposium, Jogjakarta Biennale, Indonesia, November 2014.
  • “Visions for a Creative City.” Paper presented at the Creativity and the City Conference, Goethe Institut, Hanoi, Vietnam, co-organized by Goethe Institut, UNESCO, British Council, and Hamburg University, 1 October 2014.
  • “Reflection on Youth and Student Activism.” Paper presented at the Reflections on Social Sciences in Indonesia: Opportunities and Challenges, a national seminar organized by LIPI (Indonesian Institute of Sciences), Jakarta, Indonesia, 12-13 November 2013.
  • “Ayorek! Building urban knowledge dynamics platform as a foundation for creative and collaborative participation.” Paper presented in the International Conference on Creative Industry, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember, Surabaya, Indonesia, 9 November 2013 (with Gunawan Tanuwidjaja).
  • “Ayorek! Recording the City of Surabaya.” Presented in TEDx Tugu Pahlawan, University of Ciputra, Surabaya, Indonesia, October 2013.
  • “Tempat Ngeber (Cruising Place) and the Construction of Belonging.” Paper presented at the Friendship & the Convivial City Workshop, organized by the National University of Singapore and the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, 5-6 September 2013.
  • “(Dis)assembling the Libraries.” Paper presented at the 8th Asian Graduate Forum of Southeast Asian Studies, organized by the Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore, 24-26 July 2013.
  • “Alternative Spaces.” Paper presented at the Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Conference, National University of Singapore, 1-4 July 2013.
  • “Third Place in the Library: Supporting participation and engagement.” Paper presented at the International Conference on Metropolitan Public Libraries, New Guangzhou Library, China, June 2013.
  • “Practices and Networks of Literacy: Alternative libraries in Indonesia.”Paper presented at the 15th Southeast Asia Graduate Conference, Cornell University, Ithaca, 1-3 March 2013
  • “Pataya: Preliminary study on the construction of cruising place in Surabaya.” Paper presented at the Indonesian Graduate Student Colloquium, University of Indonesia, Jakarta, 11-13 September 2012.
  • “Design It Yourself: Building Connectivity and Local Knowledge.” Paper presented at the 4th Arte-Polis International Conference, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia, 5-7 July 2012.