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DuPont, Quinn (2022). “Bitcoin.” In T. Bosch. (Ed.), The Lines of Code that Changed Everything. Princeton: Princeton University Press [In press].
DuPont, Quinn (2022). “Blockchain & EdTech: Emerging Opportunities for Enhancing the Scholarly Value Chain.” SSRN.
DuPont, Quinn (2021). “Guiding Principles for Ethical Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, and DLT Research.” Cryptoeconomic Systems, (1)1, 1–14. [Featured in MIT Technology Review, 2019.]
Quinn DuPont (2021) “Condo Management Meets Decentralized Governance.” Coindesk.
Darra Hofman, Quinn DuPont, Angela Walch, and Ivan Beschastnikh (2021). “Blockchain Governance: De Facto (x)or Designed?” In V. Lemieux & C. Feng (Eds.), Building Decentralized Trust. New York: Springer.
Bernards, Nick, Campbell-Verduyn, Malcolm, Rodima-Taylor, Daivi, Dimmelmeier, Andreas, Duberry, Jérôme, Dupont, Quinn, Hütten, Moritz, Mahrenbach, Laura, Porter, Tony, Reinsberg, Bernhard (2020). “Interrogating Technology-Led Experiments in Sustainability Governance.” Global Policy.
Nick Bernards, Malcolm Campbell-Verduyn, Daivi Rodima-Taylor, Jerome Duberry, Quinn DuPont, Andreas Dimmelmeier, Moritz Huetten, Laura Mahrenbach, Tony Porter, and Bernhard Reinsberg (2020). “Exploring Technology-Led Experiments in Sustainability Governance.” Backchannels: Society for Social Study of Science.
Quinn DuPont, Mairi Gkikaki, and Clare Rowan (2020) “DAO, blockchain and cryptography: A conversation with Quinn DuPont.” Exchanges: The Interdisciplinary Research Journal.
DuPont, Quinn (2019). Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains. Digital Media and Society. Cambridge, UK: Polity Press. 260 pp.
DuPont, Quinn (2019). “The Financial Frontier is Hot.” Allegra Lab.
DuPont, Quinn (2019). “New Book Reveals Crypto’s Radical Origins.” Breaker Magazine.
DuPont, Quinn (2019). “Economists Are Missing a Trick With Crypto.” Breaker Magazine.
DuPont, Quinn (2019). “Researching the Traders Behind the Cryptocurrency Mania.” Cryptoslate.
DuPont, Quinn (2018). Experiments in Algorithmic Governance: An ethnography of “The DAO,” a failed Decentralized Autonomous Organization. In M. Campbell-Verduyn (Ed.), Bitcoin and Beyond: The Challenges and Opportunities of Blockchains for Global Governance (pp. 157–177). New York: Routledge.
DuPont, Quinn (2018). “Facebook’s Ban on Cryptocurrency Ads Means I Can’t Advertise My Book on Cryptocurrency.” Slate.
DuPont, Quinn (2018). “Social and Technical Risks and Opportunities of Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains.” SSRN.
DuPont, Quinn (2017). Blockchain Identities: Notational Technologies for Control and Management of Abstracted Entities. Metaphilosophy, 48(5), 634–653.
DuPont, Quinn, Mark Coeckelbergh, and Wessel Reijers. (2017). Towards a Philosophy of Financial Technologies. Philosophy & Technology, 30(3), 1–6. [equal author contributions].
DuPont, Quinn. (2017). Golumbia, David, The Politics of Bitcoin: Software as Right-Wing Extremism. Journal of Cultural Economy, 10(4), 1–3.
DuPont, Quinn, and Bill Maurer. (2015). “Ledgers and Law in the Blockchain.” King’s Review. [equal author contributions]
DuPont, Quinn (2014). The Politics of Cryptography: Bitcoin and the Ordering Machines. The Journal of Peer Production, 1(4), 1–29. Retrieved from


Shilton, Katie, Finn, Megan, and Quinn DuPont (2021). “Doing Computer Ethics: Learning from Recent Ethics Work in Computing” Communications of the ACM. 64(11).
Finn, Megan and Quinn DuPont (2020). From Closed World Discourse to Digital Utopianism: The Changing Face of Responsible Computing at Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility (1981–1992). Internet Histories. 4(1), 6–31.
DuPont, Quinn, and Bradley Fidler (2016). Edge Cryptography and the Co-Development of Computer Networks and Cybersecurity. IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, 38(2), 55–73., [equal author contributions]
DuPont, Quinn. (2016). “Opinion: Why Apple Isn’t Acting in the Public’s Interest.” Christian Science Monitor.
DuPont, Quinn. (2015). “Opinion: It’s Time to Rethink Polarizing Encryption Debate.” Christian Science Monitor.
DuPont, Quinn. (2014). “Kryptographie Für Alle: Zur Snowden-Lektion Über Technologische Emanzipation Im Überwachungsstaat.” Berliner Gazette.

Machine Translation

Wessel Reijers and Quinn DuPont (2021). “Prolegomenon to contemporary ethics of Machine Translation.” In H. Moniz and C. Escartin. (Eds.), Ethical and Legal considerations in Machine Translation. New York: Springer Nature, Machine Translation: Technologies and Applications Series [In press].
DuPont, Quinn (2018). The Cryptological Origins of Machine Translation, from al-Kindi to Weaver. amodern, (8), 1–20. Retrieved from
DuPont, Quinn (2017). The Printing Press and Cryptography: Alberti and the Dawn of a Notational Epoch. In K. Ellison & S. Kim (Eds.), A Material History of Medieval and Early Modern Ciphers: Cryptography and the History of Literacy (pp. 95–117). New York: Routledge.

Media Studies

DuPont, Quinn (2020). “Cryptographic Media.” In J. Hunsinger, L. Klastrup, & Matthew M. (Eds.), Second International Handbook of Internet Research. New York: Springer.
Pedersen, Isabel and Quinn DuPont (2017). Tracking the Telepathic Sublime as a Phenomenon in a Digital Humanities Archive. Digital Humanities Quarterly, 11(4), 1-17. Retrieved from
DuPont, Quinn and Alana Cattapan. (2017). “Engendering Alice and Bob.” Backchannels: Society for Social Study of Science.
DuPont, Quinn. (2017). Ubiquitous Computing, Intermittent Critique. Boundary 2 Online. Retrieved from
DuPont, Quinn, and Alana Cattapan (2016). Moving Forward, Looking Back: Taking Canadian Feminist Histories Online. Atlantis: Critical Studies in Gender, Culture, and Social Justice, 37(2), 225–237. [equal author contributions]
DuPont, Quinn, and Yuri Takhteyev (2016). Ordering space: Alternative views of ICT and geography. First Monday, 21(8).
DuPont, Quinn (2016). Otherness and Order. In R. A. Gaviria (Ed.), Andrés Ramírez Gaviria: A Line, However Short, Has An Infinite Number Of Points (pp. 14–27). Barcelona: Triton.
DuPont, Quinn. (2016). “Liquid Diet: Is Soylent Really the Cyberfeminism Food of Our Dreams?” This Magazine.
DuPont, Quinn. (2015). Soll, Jacob, The Reckoning: Financial Accountability and the Rise and Fall of Nations. Journal of Cultural Economy, 9(1), 115–119.
DuPont, Quinn. (2014). Traditions of Systems Theory: Major Figures and Contemporary Developments. Philosophy in Review, 34(5), 199–201.
DuPont, Quinn (2014). Unlocking the Digital Crypt: Exploring a Framework for Cryptographic Reading and Writing. Scholarly and Research Communication, 5(2), 1–7.
Takhteyev, Yuri, and Quinn DuPont (2013). Retrocomputing as Preservation and Remix. Library Hi Tech, 31(2), 355–370. [Honorable Mention Award iConference 2013]
DuPont, Quinn (2013). Cracking the Agrippa Code: Cryptography for the Digital Humanities. Scholarly and Research Communication, 4(13), 1–8.