Publications

Australian Centre

Gelder, Ken and Varney, Denise (eds.,). On Species, JASAL, 15:2, September 2015

The Colonial Archive

Maxwell, Anne and Croci, Josephine (eds.,). Shifting Focus: Colonial Australian Photography 1850 - 1920. Melbourne: Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2015.

Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael (eds.,). The Colonial Journals, and the emergence of Australian literary culture. Perth: University of Western Australia Publishing, 2014.

Weaver, Rachael. "Cosmos Magazine and Colonial Australian Femininity," in JASAL: special issue: field, curriculum, emotion, August, 2012

Knight, Stephen. The Mysteries of the Cities: Urban Crime Fiction in the Nineteenth Century, Jefferson N.C.: McFarland, 2012 (includes a chapter on Donald Cameron and colonial Australian Melbourne)

Gelder, Ken. "Australian Gothic," in Punter, David (ed.,). The New Companion to the Gothic. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2012

Smith, Michelle. Empire in British Girls' Literature and Culture: Imperial Girls, 1880-1915. Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011

Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael (eds.,). The Anthology of Colonial Australian Adventure Fiction. Melbourne: Melbourne University Publishing, 2011

Gelder, Ken. "Negotiating the Colonial Australian Popular Fiction Archive," in JASAL: special issue: archive madness, August 2011

Gelder, Ken, and Weaver, Rachael (eds.,). The Anthology of Colonial Australian Romance Fiction. Melbourne: Melbourne University Publishing, 2010

Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael. "Louise Mack and Colonial Pseudo-Literature," in Southerly, 70:2, June 2010

Weaver, Rachael. "Colonial Violence and Forgotten Fictions," in Australian Literary Studies 24:2, December 2009

Contemporary Australian Cultural Practices

Varney, Denise. "What the river remembers: Theatricality and embodied knowledge in performing The Secret River," in Communication, Politics & Culture, 48:3, 2015

Varney, Denise, and D'Urso, Sandra. "Patrick White and aesthetic modernism in mid-century Australia," in Australasian Drama Studies, 66, April 2015

Fensham, Rachel. "Belonging to Country" and "Stephen Page: A Journal of Healing and Spirituality," in Baxter and Brannigan (eds.,). Bodies of Thought: 12 Australian Choreographers. Adelaide: Wakefield Press, 2012

Varney, Denise. "Identity Politics in Australia," in Theatre Research International, 37:1, 2012

Johnson, Amanda. The Wind-up Birdman of Moorabool Street. Melbourne: Puncher and Wattmann, 2012 (poetry)

Birch, Tony. Blood. St Lucia, Qld: University of Queensland Press, 2011 (novel)

Varney, Denise. Radical Visions 1968-2008: The Impact of the Sixties on Australian Drama. Amsterdam: Rodopi Press, 2011

Varney, Denise. "New and Liquid Modernities in the Regions of Australia: Reading Ngurrumilmarrmiriyu (Wrong Skin)," in Australasian Drama Studies, 58, April 2011

Eckersall, Peter. "Australian Performance Studies Marginally Off Centre," in Harding, James and Rosenthal, Cindy (eds.,). The Rise of Performance Studies: Rethinking Richard Schechner's Broad Spectrum. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011

Gelder, Ken. ""Dramas of Encounter and Recognition": gender and the limits of ACARA's aspirations for the teaching of literature in schools," in Doecke, Davies and Mead (eds.,). Teaching Australian Literature: From Classroom Conversations to National Imaginings. Adelaide: Wakefield Press, 2011

Khan, Rimi, Yue, Audrey and Brook, S. "Developing a Local Cultural Indicator Framework in Australia: A Case Study of the City of Whittlesea," in Journal of Culture and Local Governance, 3:1-2, 2011

Gardner, Anthony. "Post-Provincial, Still Peripheral: Australian Art on the Global Stage, 1980-2009," in Anderson, Jaynie (ed.,). The Cambridge Companion to Australian Art. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011

Hoorn, Jeanette. "White man got no dreaming: Indigenous Art, Apartheid and the Emergence of "Global Style" painting in Australia," in Harris, Jonathan (ed.,). Globalization and Contemporary Art. London: Wiley Blackwell, 2011

Khan, Rimi, "Going "Mainstream": Evaluating the Instrumentalisation of Multicultural Arts," in International Journal of Cultural Policy, 16:2, 2010

Gelder, Ken and Salzman, Paul. After the Celebration: Australian Fiction 1989-2007. Melbourne: Melbourne University Publishing, 2009

Eckersall, Peter and Sheer, E. "Between Antipodality and Relational Performance: Performance Studies in Australia," in Roms, McKenzie and Wee (eds.,). Contesting Performance: Global Genealogies of Performance Research. London UK: Palgrave, 2009

Clemens, Justin. "Myth, abjection, otherness: contemporary Australian art," in Meanjin 3, September 2009