Publications

You can find electronic versions of many of my papers at the ‘official’ QUT repository, eprints, which also tends to be more up-to-date. Work coming out of the Mapping Online Publics project is also documented at the project’s publications page.

Books

Book Chapters

  • Burgess, Jean & Woodford, Darryl (2015) Content creation and curation. In Mansell, Robin & Ang, Peng Hwa (Eds.) International Encyclopedia of Digital Communication and Society. John Wiley & Sons Inc.
  • Burgess, Jean & Bruns, Axel (2015) Easy data, hard data : the politics and pragmatics of Twitter research after the computational turn. In Langlois, Ganaele, Redden, Joanna, & Elmer, Greg (Eds.) Compromised Data : From Social Media to Big Data. Bloomsbury Publishing, London. (In Press)
  • Spurgeon, Christina L. & Burgess, Jean E. (2015) Making media participatory: Digital storytelling. In Atton, Chris (Ed.) The Routledge Companion to Alternative and Community Media. Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group), England, United Kingdom.
  • Hjorth, Larissa & Burgess, Jean E. (2014) Intimate banalities: The emotional currency of shared camera phone images during the Queensland flood disaster. In Goggin, Gerard & Hjorth, Larissa (Eds.) The Routledge Companion to Mobile Media. Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group), London.
  • Burgess, Jean (2014) ‘All Your Chocolate Rain Are Belong To Us?’ Viral Video, You Tube and the Dynamics of Participatory Culture. In Papastergiadis, Nikos & Lynn, Victoria (Eds.) Art in the Global Present. UTSePress, Sydney, pp. 86-96.
  • Bruns, Axel, Highfield, Tim, & Burgess, Jean (2014) The Arab Spring and its social media audiences : English and Arabic Twitter users and their networks. In McCaughey, Martha (Ed.) Cyberactivism on the Participatory Web. Routledge, New York, pp. 86-116.
  • Bruns, Axel, Burgess, Jean, & Highfield, Tim (2014) A ‘Big Data’ Approach to Mapping the Australian Twittersphere. In Arthur, Paul Longley & Bode, Katherine (Eds.) Advancing Digital Humanities: Research, Methods, Theories. Palgrave Macmillan, Houndmills, pp. 113-129.
  • Bruns, Axel & Burgess, Jean (2014) Crisis Communication in Natural Disasters : The Queensland Floods and Christchurch Earthquakes. In Weller, Katrin, Bruns, Axel, Burgess, Jean, Mahrt, Merja, & Puschmann, Cornelius (Eds.) Twitter and Society. Peter Lang, New York, pp. 373-384.
  • Puschmann, Cornelius, Bruns, Axel, Mahrt, Merja, Weller, Katrin, & Burgess, Jean (2014) Epilogue : Why Study Twitter? In Weller, Katrin, Bruns, Axel, Burgess, Jean, Mahrt, Merja, & Puschmann, Cornelius (Eds.) Twitter and Society. Peter Lang, New York, pp. 425-432.
  • Burgess, Jean & Green, Joshua (2014) Przedsiebiorczy vloger: kultura uczestnictwa poza podzialem na profesjonalistow i amatorow. In Klejsa, Konrad & Saryusz-Wolska, Magdalena (Eds.) Badanie widowni filmowej : Antologia Przekładów. Pánstwowa Wyższa Szkoła Filmowa, Łódź, pp. 386-400.
  • Burgess, Jean E. & Banks, John A. (2014) Social media. In Cunningham, Stuart & Turnbull, Sue (Eds.) The Media and Communications in Australia [4th edition.]. Allen & Unwin, Sydney, Australia, pp. 285-290.
  • Weller, Katrin, Bruns, Axel, Burgess, Jean E., Mahrt, Merja, & Puschmann, Cornelius (2014) Twitter and society : an introduction. In Weller, Katrin, Bruns, Axel, Burgess, Jean, Mahrt, Merja, & Puschmann, Cornelius (Eds.) Twitter and Society. Peter Lang, New York, xxix-xxxviii.
  • Nitins, Tanya & Burgess, Jean (2014) Twitter, Brands, and User Engagement. In Weller, Katrin, Bruns, Axel, Burgess, Jean, Mahrt, Merja, & Puschmann, Cornelius (Eds.) Twitter and Society. Peter Lang, New York, pp. 293-304.
  • Burgess, Jean & Bruns, Axel (2014) Twitter-archive und die Herausforderungen von “Big Social Data” für die Medien- und Kommunikationswissenschaft. In Reichert, Ramón (Ed.) Big Data : Analysen zum digitalen Wandel von Wissen, Macht und Ökonomie. Transcript, Bielefeld, pp. 191-202.
  • Puschmann, Cornelius & Burgess, Jean (2014) The politics of Twitter data. In Weller, Katrin, Bruns, Axel, Burgess, Jean, Puschmann, Cornelius, & Mahrt, Merja (Eds.) Twitter and Society. Peter Lang, New York, pp. 43-54.
  • Bruns, Axel & Burgess, Jean E. (2013) Blog research : the ‘computational turn’ [Blogforschung: Der ‘Computational Turn’]. In Haber, Peter & Pflanzelter, Eva (Eds.) Historyblogosphere : Bloggen in den Geisteswissenschaften. Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag GmbH, Munich, pp. 135-148.
  • Hartley, John, Burgess, Jean E., & Bruns, Axel (2013) Introducing dynamics : a new approach to “new media” [Editorial]. In Hartley, John, Burgess, Jean E., & Bruns, Axel (Eds.) A Companion to New Media Dynamics, First Edition. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 1-11.
  • Burgess, Jean (2012) YouTube and the formalisation of amateur media. In Hunter, Dan, Lobato, Ramon, Richardson, Megan, & Thomas, Julian (Eds.) Amateur Media : Social, Cultural and Legal Perspectives. Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group), Oxon, United Kingdom.
  • Bruns, Axel & Burgess, Jean E. (2012) Doing blog research. In Arthur, James, Waring, Michael, Coe, Robert, & Hedges, Larry V. (Eds.) Research Methods and Methodologies in Education. SAGE Publications Ltd, Washington DC, United States of Amercia, pp. 202-209.
  • Hjorth, Larissa, Burgess, Jean E., & Richardson, Ingrid (2012) Studying the mobile : locating the field. In Hjorth, Larissa, Burgess, Jean, & Richardson, Ingrid (Eds.) Studying Mobile Media : Cultural Technologies, Mobile Communication, and the iPhone. Routledge, New York, pp. 1-7.
  • Burgess, Jean (2012) The iPhone Moment, the Apple Brand and the creative consumer : From “hackability and usability” to cultural generativity. In Hjorth, Larissa, Richardson, Ingrid, & Burgess, Jean (Eds.) Studying Mobile Media: Cultural Technologies, Mobile Communication, and the iPhone. Routledge, New York; London, pp. 28-42.
  • Burgess, Jean and Marcus Foth (2011) “Show Us Your Mess!” Nexus: New Intersections in Internet Research, Araya, Daniel, Breindl, Yana, & Houghton, Tessa (Eds.), New York: Peter Lang.
  • Burgess, Jean (2011) ‘User-Created Content and Everyday Cultural Practice: Lessons from YouTube.’ Television as Digital Media, edited by James Bennett and Niki Strange, Durham: Duke University Press.
  • Burgess, Jean E. and Banks, John A. (2010) User-Created Content and Online Social Networks. In: Cunningham, Stuart D. and Turner, Graeme (Eds.) The Media and Communications in Australia, (3rd ed.). Allen & Unwin, St. Leonard’s.
  • Burgess, Jean (2010) ‘Remediating Vernacular Creativity: Photography and Cultural Citizenship in the Flickr Photosharing Network.’ Spaces of Vernacular Creativity: Rethinking the cultural economy. Edited by Tim Edensor, Deborah Leslie, Steve Millington, and Norma Rantisi. London: Routledge.
  • Burgess, Jean E. and Green, Joshua B. (2009) The entrepreneurial vlogger : participatory culture beyond the professional-amateur divide. In: Snickars, Pelle and Vonderau, Patrick (Eds.) The YouTube Reader [free pdf download]. National Library of Sweden/Wallflower Press, Stockholm, pp. 89-107.
  • Burgess, Jean and Klaebe, Helen (2009) Digital storytelling as participatory public history in Australia. In: Hartley, John and McWilliam, Kelly (Eds.) Story Circle: Digital Storytelling Around the World. Chichester, U.K. ; Malden, MA , Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 155-166.
  • Burgess, Jean (2008) ‘All your chocolate rain are belong to us?‘ Viral Video, YouTube and the dynamics of participatory culture. In: Video Vortex Reader: Responses to YouTube. Institute of Network Cultures, Amsterdam, pp. 101-109.
  • Burgess, Jean (2006) ‘Blogging to Learn, Learning to Blog’, Uses of Blogs, edited by Joanne Jacobs and Axel Bruns, Peter Lang Publishing.

Journal Articles

  • Puschmann, Cornelius & Burgess, Jean (2014) Metaphors of big data. International Journal of Communication, 8, 1690-1709 .
  • Burgess, Jean (2014) From ‘broadcast yourself’ to ‘follow your interests’ : making over social media. International Journal of Cultural Studies, pp. 1-5./li>
  • Burgess, Jean E. & Vivienne, Sonja (2013) The remediation of the personal photograph and the politics of self-representation in digital storytelling. Journal of Material Culture, 18(3), pp. 279-298.
  • Bruns, Axel, Highfield, Tim, & Burgess, Jean E. (2013) The Arab Spring and social media audiences : English and Arabic Twitter users and their networks. American Behavioral Scientist, 57(7), pp. 871-898.
  • Burgess, Jean, Bruns, Axel, & Hjorth, Larissa (2013) Emerging methods for digital media research : an introduction. Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media, 57(1), pp. 1-3.
  • Shaw, Frances, Burgess, Jean, Crawford, Kate, & Bruns, Axel (2013) Sharing news, making sense, saying thanks : patterns of talk on twitter during the Queensland floods. Australian Journal of Communication, 40(1), pp. 23-40.
  • Burgess, Jean & Bruns, Axel (2012) Twitter archives and the challenges of “Big Social Data” for media and communication research. M/C Journal, 15(5), pp. 1-7.
  • Vivienne, Sonja & Burgess, Jean (2012) The digital storyteller’s stage: queer everyday activists negotiating privacy and publicness. Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media, 56(3), pp. 362-377. [open access]
  • Bruns, Axel & Burgess, Jean E. (2012) Researching news discussion on Twitter. Journalism Studies, 13.
  • Burgess, Jean E. & Bruns, Axel (2012) (Not) the Twitter election: The dynamics of the #ausvotes conversation in relation to the Australian media ecology. Journalism Practice, 6.
  • Bruns, Axel, Jean Burgess, Tim Highfield, Lars Kirchhoff and Thomas Nicolai. “Mapping the Australian Networked Public Sphere.Social Science Computer Review 29.3 (2011): 277-287
  • Burgess, Jean E. and Klaebe, Helen G. and McWilliam, Kelly (2010) Mediatisation and institutions of public memory : digital storytelling and the apology. Australian Historical Studies, 41(2). pp. 149-165.
  • Burgess, Jean E. and Klaebe, Helen G. (2009) Using digital storytelling to capture responses to the Apology. 3CMedia(5).
  • Hartley, John and McWilliam, Kelly and Burgess, Jean E. and Banks, John A. (2008) The uses of multimedia : three digital literacy case studies. Media International Australia incorporating Culture and Policy (128). pp. 59-72.
  • Potts, Jason, John Banks, John Hartley, Jean Burgess, Stuart Cunningham, Rachel Cobcroft & Lucy Montgomery (2008) ‘Consumer Co-Creation and Situated Creativity.Industry & Innovation 15(5): 459-474.
  • Burgess, Jean (2007) ‘Mediating Cultural Politics: A Dialogue with Georgina Born‘, M/C Dialogues.
  • Hartley, John, Joshua Green and Jean Burgess (2007) ‘Laughs and Legends, or the Furniture that Glows? Television as History’, ACH: Australian Cultural History 26
  • Burgess, Jean (2006) ‘Hearing Ordinary Voices: Cultural Studies, Vernacular Creativity and Digital Storytelling’, Continuum: Journal of Media & Cultural Studies Special Issue on Counter-Heroics and Counter-Professionalism in Cultural Studies, 20 (2).
  • Burgess, Jean (2005) ‘Revisiting ‘The Popular': New Work in Cultural Studies’, Continuum: Journal of Media & Cultural Studies, 19 (2): 315 – 319.
  • Burgess, Jean (2005) ‘Sounds in Social Space: Topology and their Audience as a Subculture’, Sounds Australian, 65.

Conference Papers

Book, Film, and Music Reviews

My PhD thesis Vernacular Creativity and New Media is available in full as a pdf here.