[Forthcoming] Gade, Prasad, Mary Galvin, James O’Sullivan, Paul Walsh, and Órla Murphy. “Reactions to Imagery generated using Computational Aesthetic Measures.” Leonardo.

O’Sullivan, James, Diane Jakacki, and Mary Galvin. “Programming in the Digital Humanities.” Digital Humanities 2014. Eds. Melissa Terras, Claire Chivaz, Deb Verhoeven, and Frederic Kaplan. Spec. issue of Digital Scholarship in the Humanities 30.1 (2015): i142–47.

Galvin, Mary. “ It’s a Part of Me – The evocative potential of our possessions and surroundings.” The Boolean (2012): 26-28.

Edited Journals

O’Sullivan, James, Mary Galvin, and Diane Jakacki. “DHSI Colloquium 2014 Special Issue.” Digital Humanities Quarterly 10.1 (2016).

Conference Papers

Galvin, Mary. “The Experiences of Family Caregiving – Making Sense of Dementia from Both Cared For and Caregiver Perspectives.”, Irish Gerontological Society 62nd Annual & Scientific Meeting, Radisson Blu Hotel, Galway, 11th Oct 2014.

Galvin, Mary. “Designing to empower: understanding and supporting the dementia patient and family caregiver relationship in a domestic setting.”, International Conference of Applied Psychology, Paris, 11 July 2014.

Galvin, Mary. “For the first time I felt dementia was outside me and my participants and not this thing that was inside, getting in the way.’ Defining and managing researcher vulnerability in the design process.”, CACSSS Postgraduate Conference, University College Cork, 9 Nov 2013.

O’Sullivan, James and Mary Galvin. “Introducing the OpenDAHT Project.” DHSI Colloquium, University of Victoria, British Columbia, 9 Jun 2013.

Galvin, Mary and James O’Sullivan. “Digital Pedagogy and Therapeutic Technology: Narrative Construction using Digital Story Cubes.” Canadian Society for Digital Humanities Annual Conference, Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Victoria, British Columbia, 5 Jun 2013.

Galvin, Mary. “The Relationship of Material and Digital.” DHSI Colloquium, Victoria, 8-Jun-2012.

Galvin, Mary and James O’Sullivan. “An Exploration of Avatar Attachment in Online Communities.” Cyberpsychology and Computer Psychology, Bolton, 17-Jul-2012.

Workshop Papers

Galvin, Mary. “A Call to Action: The Potential for Digital Design to Sustain Positive Change within the Dementia Community.” Connected Sustainability: connecting sustainability-driven, grass-roots communities through technology Workshop, 7th International Conference on Communities and Technologies, Limerick, 28-June-2015

Galvin, Mary. “So who is the vulnerable one?” Designing for and with Vulnerable People Workshop, CHI, Paris, 27-April-2013

Galvin, Mary. “Understanding and Designing Wellbeing in Relation to our Material Environment.” Designing Wellbeing Workshop, DIS, Newcastle, 11-June-2012


Galvin, Mary. “The Evocative Potential of Digital Media.” Society for Digital Humanities, Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Waterloo, 28-May-2012.

Higher Education Authority Making an Impact Competition

“‘Wait till I tell you about the time…’ Using digital technology to re-house our memories”, The Helix, Dublin, 2013.


“Journey”, “Layering”, “Mercy”, The Weary Blues, Issue 5, December 2013

Cover Image, The New Binary Press Anthology of Poetry: Volume I, November 2012

“Hesitation”, The Weary Blues, Issue 1, November 2011