Simpson, E. and Semaan, B. (2020, October) For You or “For You?”: Everyday LGBTQ+ Encounters with TikTok. 2020. To Appear In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2020) (Online), New York, ACM. Read a Preprint Here.

DeVito, M.A., Walker, A.M., Lustig, C., Ko, A., Spiel, K., Ahmed, A., Allison, K., Scheuerman, M., Dym, B., Brubaker, J., Simpson, E., Bagalkot, N., Raval, N., Muller, M., Rode, J., and Gray, M.L. (2020, April). Queer in HCI: Supporting LGBTQIA+ Researchers and Research Across Domains. Special Interest Group Convened at the 2020 ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Honolulu, HI.

Positioning Paper*: Simpson, E., and Semaan, B. (2019). Resisting Identity Invalidation: Exploring Danger in Assumed Safe Spaces Online Amongst Transgender Women. Workshop on Digital Wellbeing for Marginalized Communities, held in conjunction with the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2019), Austin, TX. New York: ACM.

Poster Abstract: Simpson, E. (2018) Integrated & Alone: The Use of Hashtags in Twitter Social Activism. In Companion of the 2018 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (pp. 237-240). ACM.

What's Wrong with the Kudos Button on AO3 and What to Do About It, essay, self-published March 2018

Trump, #takeaknee, and Kaepernick as an example of a Cyber Cascade - blogpost, newpolcom, published October 2017

*not peer reviewed

'Lesbian Fiction' Doesn't Mean What You Might Think, essay, published on the Ylva Publishing Blog April 2018 

​​A Heist Story, published January 2018. Winner 2015 Watty’s Award for Excellence in Writing on, beating out 14,000 stories submitted

Mahou Shoujo and You, personal essay, self-published June 2017

Queerbaiting and You - A History of Queerbaiting, essay, self-published May 2017

The Light of the World, short story novel tie-in, published in May-June 2016 print issue Curve Magazine

The Light of the World, published December 2015, rated 3.8 on goodreads out of 79 reviews. Reviewed on, 29 December, 2015: “Carmilla Editor Ellen Simpson’s The Light of the World is a Queer Fantasy”

The Sea Chest, published on in June 2015 in collaboration with Comedy Central’s promotion of Another Period with 24,000 views

The Return (as Ana Matics), published November 2014, rated 3.81 on goodreads out of 31 reviews. Reviewed in Curve Magazine, 10 December, 2014: “The Return by Ana Matics”

Nermia and Condor (as Ana Matics), novella, self-published 2012 

Unboxing the Sun (as Ana Matics), novella, self-published 2012