Academic

Refereed Chapters

  • (Forthcoming 2018). “The Post and the Grab: Instagram Memes and Affective Labour.” Youth Mediations and Affective Relations. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • 2018. “Between Artifice and Emotion: The ‘Sad Girls’ of Instagram.” Leadership, Popular Culture, and Social Change. Edward Elgar.

Refereed Conferences

  • Holowka, Eileen Mary and Cody Walker. “A Game is a Diffractive Apparatus: Metagaming YouTube and Tool-Assisted Subversions.” SLSA 2017. 9 November – 12 November 2017.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “The Post and the Grab: Instagram Memes and Invisible Labour.” Annual Meeting of the Canadian Communication Association at Congress 2017. 30 May-2 June 2017.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “Embodied Gutters: Spatially (Re)constructing Ana Mendieta’s Life, Art,and Body in Where is Ana Mendieta?Canadian Society for the Study of Comics. 11-12 May 2017.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “The Post and the Grab.”Concordia English Graduate Colloquium. 17-18 March 2017.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “Between Artifice and Emotion: The ‘Sad Girls’ of Instagram.” Congress: Canadian Communications Association. University of Calgary. 28-31 May 2016.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “Activism through Testimony: Narratives of Sexual Trauma in the Digital Age.” Digital Sociology Mini-Conference. The Boston Park Plaza Hotel and Towers. 17-20 March 2016.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “Between Artifice and Emotion: The ‘Sad Girls’ of Instagram.” Re:Turns Conference. York University. 11-12 March 2016.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “(Un)desirable Narratives: Reading Online Testimonies of Sexual Trauma.” DAGSE Conference. Halifax: Dalhousie University. 22 Aug. 2015.

Online Articles

  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “Whose Free Speech Are We Talking About?” Hook & Eye, 6 December 2017. Click here to read.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “Participatory Making.” Pause Button. 1 May 2017. Click here to read.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “Cabinet Shuffle: Strategizing Parliament.” Pause Button. 24 November 2016. Click here to read.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “The Most Kate Bush Day Ever.” Prose on Demand. 11 July 2016. Click here to read.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “On Playing Games ‘Wrong’.” Prose on Demand. 19 February 2016. Click here to read.
  • Holowka, Eileen Mary. “Is there a ‘Me’ in Beme?” Prose on Demand. 8 February 2016. Click here to read.

Video Essays

  • Holowka, Eileen Mary and Ffionn Purcell. Critical Play QTs: Life is Strange. YouTube. 23 April 2016. Web. Click here to watch.