Publications

Journal articles and chapters

[J6] Margolin, D, Goodman, S, Keegan, B., Lin, YR, Lazer, D. (2015) “WikiWorthy: Judging a Candidate’s Notability in the Community.” Information, Communication and Society. 

[J5] Kennedy, R, Forbush, E, Keegan, B., Lazer, D. (2015) “Turning Introductory Comparative Politics and Elections Courses into Social Science Research Communities Using Wikipedia: Improving Both Teaching and Research.” PS: Political Science and Politics, 48(2): 378-384. 

[J4] Keegan, B. (2015). “Emergent Social Roles in Wikipedias Breaking News Collaborations.” In Roles, Trust, and Reputation in Social Media Knowledge Markets (pp.57-79). Springer. 

[J3] Lin, YR, Keegan, B., Margolin, D, Lazer, D. (2014) “Rising tides or rising stars? Dynamics of shared attention on Twitter during media events.” PLoS ONE

[J2] Keegan, B., Gergle, D., Contractor, N. (2013) “Hot off the Wiki: Structure and Dynamics of Wikipedia’s Coverage of Breaking News Events.” American Behavioral Scientist, 57(5): 595-622. 

[J1] Williams, D., Castronova, E., Huang, Y., Shen, C., Keegan, B., Ratan, R., Xiong, L. (2009) “As real as real? Macroeconomic behavior in a large-scale virtual world.” New Media & Society 11: 685-707.

Scientific proceedings

[P20] Kim, JY, Keegan, B, Park, SJ, Oh, A. (2016) “The Proficiency-Congruency Dilemma: Virtual Team Design and Performance in Multiplayer Online Games.” In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (CHI), San Jose, CA, USA. 

[P19] Leavitt, A Keegan, B, Clark, J. (2016) “Ping to Win? Non-Verbal Communication and Team Performance in Competitive Online Multiplayer Games.” In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (CHI), San Jose, CA, USA. 

[P18] Keegan, B., Lev, S, Arazy, O. (2016) “Analyzing Organizational Routines in Online Knowledge Collaborations: A Case for Sequence Analysis in CSCW.” In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), SanFrancisco, CA, USA. 

[P17] Kim, JW, Kim, D, Keegan, B., Kim, JH, Kim, S, Oh, A. (2015) “Social Media Dynamics of Global Co-presence During the 2014 FIFA World Cup.” In Proceedings of the 2015 ACM Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (CHI), Seoul, Korea. 

[P16] Keegan, B., Brubaker, J. (2015) `Is’ to `Was’: Coordination and Commemoration on Posthumous Wikipedia Biographies” In Proceedings of the 2015 ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), Vancouver, BC, Canada.  Honorary Mention, Best Paper

[P15] Hannak, A., Margolin, D., Keegan, B., Weber, I. (2014) “Get Back! You Don’t Know Me Like That: The Social Mediation of Fact Checking Interventions in Twitter Conversations.” Eight International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM), Ann Arbor, MI, USA. 

[P14] Keegan, B. (2013) “A History of Newswork on Wikipedia.” 2013 Joint International Symposium on Wikis and Open Collaboration (WikiSym + OpenSym). Hong Kong, China. 

[P13] Keegan, B., Ceni, A., Smith, M. (2013) “Analyzing Multi-Dimensional Networks Within MediaWikis.” 2013 Joint International Symposium on Wikis and Open Collaboration (WikiSym + OpenSym). Hong Kong, China. 

[P12] Lin, Y-R. Margolin, D., Keegan, B., Baronchelli, A., Lazer, D. (2013) “#BigBirds Never Die: Understanding Social Dynamics of Emergent Hashtags.” Seventh International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM). Boston, MA, USA. 

[P11] Lin, Y-R., Margolin, D., Keegan, B., Lazer, D. (2013). “Voices of Victory: A Computational Focus Group Framework for Tracking Opinion Shift in Real Time.” 22nd International World Wide Web Conference (WWW). Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 

[P10] Keegan, B., Gergle, D., Contractor, N. (2012) “Staying in the Loop: Structure and Dynamics of Wikipedia’s Breaking News Collaborations.” Eighth International Symposium on Wikis and Open Collaboration (WikiSym), Linz, Austria. 

[P9] Keegan, B., Gergle, D., Contractor, N. (2012) “Do Editors or Articles Drive Collaboration? Multilevel Statistical Network Analysis of Wikipedia Coauthorship.” ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), Seattle, WA, USA. 

[P8] Ahmad, M.A., Keegan, B., Sullivan, S., Williams, D., Srivastava, J., Contractor, N. (2011) “Illicit Bits: Detecting and Analyzing Contraband Networks in Massively Multiplayer Online Games.” Third IEEE Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom), Boston, MA.

[P7] Keegan, B., Gergle, D., Contractor, N. (2011) “Hot off the Wiki: Dynamics, Practices, and Structures in Wikipedia’s Coverage of the Tohoku Catastrophes.” International Symposium on Wikis and Open Collaboration (WikiSym), Mountain View, CA.

[P6] Keegan, B., Ahmad, M., Williams, D., Srivastava, J., Contractor, N. (2011) “Sic Transit Gloria Mundi Virtuali? Promise and Peril at the Intersection of Computational Social Science and Online Clandestine Organizations.” International ACM Conference on Web Science (WebSci), Koblenz, Germany. (15% acceptance rate) Best Paper. Video & Slides.

[P5] Ahmad, M., Keegan, B., Srivastava, J., Williams, D., Contractor, N. (2011) “Trust Amongst Rogues? A Hypergraph Approach for Comparing Clandestine Trust Networks in MMOGs.” International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM), Barcelona, Spain. (15% acceptance rate) Video & Slides.

[P4] Keegan, B., Ahmad, M., Williams, D., Srivastava, J., Contractor, N. (2010) “Dark Gold: Statistical Properties of Clandestine Networks in Massively Multiplayer Online Games.” IEEE Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom), Minneapolis, MI. (13% acceptance rate)

[P3] Keegan, B., Gergle, D. (2010) “Egalitarians at the Gate: One-Sided Gatekeeping Practices in Participatory Social Media.” ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Collaborative Work (CSCW), Savannah, GA. (20% acceptance rate) Honorary Mention, Best Note.

[P2] Ahmad, M., Keegan, B., Srivastava, J., Williams, D., Contractor, N. (2009) “Mining for Gold Farmers: Automatic Detection of Deviant Players in MMOGs.” Symposium on Social Intelligence and Networking, First IEEE Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom), Vancouver, BC.

[P1] Huang, Y., Zhu, M., Wang, J., Pathak, N., Shen, C., Keegan, B., Contractor, N. (2009) “The Formation of Task-oriented Groups.” IEEE Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom), Vancouver, BC. (13% acceptance rate)