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A short list of selected academic and artistic writings:

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BOOK CHAPTERS

Canlı, Ece. (2020 forthcoming). “Prison Heterocissexual Complex: Sociospatial Politics of Queer Incarceration and the Case of Turkey.” in The Handbook of Global Sexualities, edited by Zowie Davy et al. London: SAGE

Canlı, Ece. (2020 forthcoming). “Design’s Performative Agency: Thoughts and New Directions for Materiality, Ontology and Identity-Making.” in Design and Agency: Critical Perspective on Identities, Histories and Practices, edited by John Potvin and Marie-Ève Marchand. London and New York: Bloomsbury

Abdulla, Danah, Ahmed Ansari, Ece Canlı, Mahmoud Keshavarz, Matthew Kiem, Luiza Prado de O. Martins, Tristan Schultz, and Pedro J.S. Vieira de Oliveira. (2018). “Decolonising Design Education: Ontologies, Strategies, Urgencies.” in Extra-Curricular, edited by Jacob Lindgren, 76-91. Eindhoven: Onomatopee

Canlı, Ece, and Luiza Prado de O. Martins. (2018). “Design and Intersectionality: Material Production of Gender, Race, Class – and Beyond.” in Sense & Sensibility, edited by Pernilla Ellens, 175-181. Eindhoven: Onomatopee

Abdulla, Danah, Ahmed Ansari, Ece Canlı, Mahmoud Keshavarz, Matthew Kiem, Tristan Schultz, and Pedro J.S. Vieira de Oliveira. (2017). “Design Activism: A Conversation by The Decolonising Design Group.” in Modes of Criticism 3: Design and Democracy, edited by Francisco Laranjo, 55–65. Porto and Eindhoven: Onomatopee

Canlı, Ece. (2016). “Design History, Interrupted: A Queer-Feminist Perspective.” in The Responsible Object: A History of Design Ideology for the Future, edited by Marjanne van Helvert, 187-207. Amsterdam: Valid

PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES

Abdulla, Danah, Ahmed Ansari, Ece Canlı, Mahmoud Keshavarz, Matthew Kiem, Luiza Prado de O. Martins, Tristan Schultz, and Pedro J.S. Vieira de Oliveira. (2019). “A Manifesto for Decolonising Design.” Journal of Future Studies 23(3): 129–132, DOI:10.6531/JFS.201903_23(3).0012

Canlı, Ece. (2018). “Binary by Design: Unfolding Corporeal Segregation at the Intersection of Gender, Identity and Materiality.” The Design Journal 21(5): 651-669. DOI: 10.1080/14606925.2018.1491716

Schultz, Tristan, Danah Abdulla, Ahmed Ansari, Ece Canlı, Mahmoud Keshavarz, Matthew Kiem, Luiza Prado de O. Martins, and Pedro J.S. Vieira de Oliveira. (2018). “Editors’ Introduction.” Design and Culture: The Journal of the Design Studies Forum 10(1): 1-6, DOI: 10.1080/17547075.2018.1434367

Schultz, Tristan, Danah Abdulla, Ahmed Ansari, Ece Canlı, Mahmoud Keshavarz, Matthew Kiem, Luiza Prado de O. Martins, and Pedro J.S. Vieira de Oliveira. (2018). “What Is at Stake with Decolonizing Design? A Roundtable.” Design and Culture: The Journal of the Design Studies Forum 10(1): 81-101, DOI: 10.1080/17547075.2018.1434368

Canlı, Ece, and Çiğdem Kaya. (2016). “Silence of Academy: Expressing Harassment through Collective Design Process.” METU Journal of the Faculty of Architecture 33(2): 227-245, DOI: 10.4305/METU.JFA.2016.2.10

Canlı, Ece, and Fatma Umul. (2015). “Bodies on the Streets: Gender Resistance and Collectivity in Gezi Revolts.” Interface: A Journal for and about Social Movements 7(1): 19-39

BOOK REVIEWS

Canlı, Ece. (2015). “Queer Style: Book Review.” ex æquo Journal 31: 171-174

PUBLIC TALKS and PRESENTATIONS

Canlı, Ece. (2020). “Master’s Tools vs. Monster’s Tools: Reflections and Strategies on Designing as (b)othering.” Symposium lecture, workshop and publication in the program “Glossary of Undisciplined Design”, organised by Rebecca Stephany and Anja Kaiser, at GfZK / Museum for Contemporary Art Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany, February 20-23, 2020

Canlı, Ece. (2019). On Dead Center of Queerness, Decoloniality and Materiality.” Lecture and debate in the program “Warehouse Talks [Conversas no Armazém]”, organised by Alexandra Balona, at Armazém Cowork, Porto, Portugal, November 13, 2019

Canlı, Ece. (2019). “Designing in Queer Times: Material Politics of Coloniality, Identity and Power.” Lecture and debate in the program “Hacking as a Social Practice” organised by Felix Kosok, at HfG Offenbach University of Art and Design, Frankfurt, Germany, June 26, 2019

Canlı, Ece. (2018).“Arte, design e comunidade: há cultura sem política?” Presentation and debate in Colloquium “E o futuro? Ensinar arte e design na sociedade do instantâneo” organised by Victor dos Reis, at Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Lisbon, Portugal, October 26, 2018

Canlı, Ece. (2018). “Colonised Bodies, Imperial Feminism, Material Practices.” Presentation and debate within the scope of the artistic project “A Topography of Excesses” hosted by Luiza Prado de O. Martins, at IASPIS (Swedish Arts Grants Committee) Stockholm, Sweden, May 28, 2018

Decolonising Design Group. (2018). “Decolonising Design in Building Platforms.” A series of talks and workshops in Beyond Change Conference organised by Swiss Design Network (SDN), at FHNW Academy of Art and Design Basel, Switzerland, March 8-10, 2018 (as invited speaker with Decolonising Design Group)

Canlı, Ece; Prado de O. Martins. (2016). “Design and Intersectionality: Material Production of Gender, Race, Class—and Beyond. (Opening Talk)” Opening talk at Intersectional Perspectives on Design, Politics and Power Symposium, organised by Decolonising Design Group, Malmö, Sweden, 14-15 November 2016

Canlı, Ece. (2018). “Blood Will not Tell: Menstrual Design, Humanitarianism, Imperial Feminism.” Presentation and debate in Festival Feminista do Porto, Gato Vadio, Porto, Portugal, March 4, 2018 

Canlı, Ece. (2015). “Queer Language of Artefacts.” Presentation at The Summer School for Sexualities, Cultures and Politics, IPAK.Centar, Belgrade, Serbia, August 16-23, 2015

Canlı, Ece. (2015). “Gendered VS. Queered Design: New Possibilities in Material Culture.” Talk at Today’s Talk Forum and Discussion Session of Swedish Consulate, Istanbul, Turkey, 8 January 2015

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS & PUBLISHED PROCEEDINGS

Canlı, Ece. (2017). “Fairly and Queerly: Deconstruction as a Method in Design.” in The Proceedings of Fair Design: Design Theory and Criticism Conference, Warsaw, Poland, September 23, 2015, 92-99/209-216. Warsaw: Argraf

Canlı, Ece, and Luiza Prado de O. Martins. (2016). “Design and Intersectionality: Material Production of Gender, Race, Class – and Beyond.” Opening speech at the Intersectional Perspectives on Design, Politics and Power Symposium, Malmö, Sweden, November 14-15, 2016

Canlı, Ece, and Rita Maldonado Branco, eds. (2015). “The Proceedings of UD’15: 4th PhD in Design Research Forum.” UD’15: 4th PhD in Design Research Forum, Porto, Portugal, Oct 19-20, 2015, Porto: University of Porto

Canlı, Ece. (2015). “A-binary Imagination: Towards a Material-Discursive Deconstruction in Design.” Paper presented at Gender & Design Colloquium, Paris, France, November 19-20, 2015

Canlı, Ece. (2015). “Queering Design: A Theoretical View on Design and Gender Performativity.” in The Proceedings of UD14 Conference, Aveiro, Portugal, November 29, 2014, 185-190. Aveiro: University of Aveiro

Canlı, Ece, and Çiğdem Kaya. (2015). “From Surrendering to Representing: Expression of Harassment via Collective Design Process.” in The Proceedings of 5T: Gender Perspective in Design Conference, İzmir, Turkey, May 9-10, 2013, 260-277. İzmir: Yaşar University

Canlı, Ece. (2014). “[Non]Gendered Desires: Queer Possibilities in Design.” in The Proceedings of DESIGNA2014 Conference, Covilhã, Portugal, November 21, 2014, 277-287. Covilhã: Universidade da Beira Interior

OTHER TEXTS

Canlı, Ece. (2019). “A Vingança das Serpentes [The Vengeance of Serpents].” in Buraco da Torre, edited by Miguel Carneiro and Pedro Nora, 20. Porto: Oficina Arara

Canlı, Ece. (2014). “Três Cenas (Three Scences).” in XXI Emblemas para o seculo XXI: Those Who Have a King are Blind, edited by Miguel Carneiro and Pedro Nora. Porto: Oficina Arara