Shea, P. and X. Gu (2018). Makerspaces and urban ideology: the institutional shaping of Fab Labs in China and Northern Ireland. Journal of Peer Production, Issue 12.

Shea, P. (In Press). Hacker Agency and the Raspberry Pi: Informal Education and Social Innovation in a Belfast Makerspace. In Making Our World: The Hacker and Maker Movements In Context, Eds. J. Hunsinger and A. Schrock. New York: Peter Lang.



Shea, P. (2016). Civic Practices, Design, and Makerspaces. In Negotiating Digital Citizenship: Control, Contest and Culture, Eds. A. McCosker, S. Vivienne and A. Johns. London: Rowman and Littlefield.



Shea, P., T. Notley, J. Burgess. (Eds.) (2015). Entanglements: Activism and Technology. Fibreculture Journal. Issue 26.

Shea, P. (2015). DIY Citizenship in the ‘New Northern Ireland’: the Case of a Belfast Makerspace. In The Civic Media Project, Eds. E. Gordon and P. Mihailidis. An Initiative of the Engagement Lab at Emerson College and MIT Press.

Shea, P. (2015). Appropriate Technology Design and Digital Social Innovation. Paper presentation at the Cultural Diversity and Technology Design Workshop, Communities & Technologies 2015, Limerick.



Shea, P. (2014). Community Arts and Appropriate Internet Technology: Participation, Materiality, and the Ethics of Sustainability in the Networked Era. PhD Thesis. Queensland University of Technology.

Shea, P., M. Haughton, M. Alcorn, K. Fleming. (2014). Northern Ireland's Creative Meshworks: Tracing Ad Hoc Knowledge Exchange. In Digital Research in the Humanities and Arts (DRHA). London.



Shea, P. (2013). Co-Creating Knowledge Online: Approaches for Community Artists. Cultural Science. 6:1 >>

Wilson, C., J. Hutchinson, P. Shea. (2010) Public Service Broadcasting, Creative Industries and Innovation Infrastructure: The Case of ABC’s Pool. Australian Journal of Communication. 37:3 pp15-32

Shea, P. (2013). Resistance is Feral: Community Arts, Digital Culture, and the New Cultural Gatekeepers. In International Symposium of Electronic Art (ISEA). Sydney.



Community Arts and the Internet Field Guides - designed, produced, and distributed two booklets to help community artists and culture makers develop more ethical internet practices Appropriate Approaches to Online Community & Co-creating Knowledge Online 2012-13



Shea, P. (2011). Visualising Invisible Networks as Collaborative Arts Practice. In International Symposium of Electronic Art (ISEA). Istanbul, Turkey.