Publications

The Colonial Archive

2017

  • Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael (eds. and intro.,). Ellen Davitt's Force and Fraud: A Tale of the Bush. Melbourne: Grattan Street Press, 2017
  • Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael (intro.,). "Miles Franklin's Henry Lawson Lighted Lamps for Us in a Vast and Lonely Habitat," in Meanjin Quarterly 76, Spring, 2017
  • Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael (eds. and intro.,). John Lang's The Forger's Wife. Melbourne: Grattan Street Press, 2017
  • Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael. Colonial Australian Fiction: Character Types, Social Formations and the Colonial Economy. Sydney University Press, 2017
  • Gelder, Ken. Colonial Australian Gothic Literature. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature. Edition First 2017
  • Gelder, Ken, Weaver, Rachael. "Colonial Australian Detectives, Character Type and the Colonial Economy," in New Directions in Popular Fiction: Genre, Distribution, Reproduction, 2016
  • Weaver, Rachael. "Adaptation and Authorial Celebrity: Robyn Davidson and the Context of John Curran's "Tracks" (2013)," in Adaptation: the journal of literature on screen studies. 9, 2016

2015

  • Weaver, Rachael. "Ecologies of the Beachcomber in Colonial Australian Literature," in Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature 15, 2015
  • Gelder, Ken. "Colonial Modernity, Native Species and E.J. Brady's 'The Friar-Bird's Sermon: An Australian Fable'," in Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature 15, 2015
  • Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael. "Towards a Genealogy of Minor Colonial Australian Character Types," in Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies, 2:17, 2015
  • Maxwell, Anne and Croci, Josephine (eds.,). Shifting Focus: Colonial Australian Photography 1850 - 1920. Melbourne: Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2015

2014

  • Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael (eds.,). The Colonial Journals, and the emergence of Australian literary culture. University of Western Australia Publishing, 2014
  • Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael. "Beginnings and Endings: The Precarious Life of a Colonial Journal," in The Colonial Journals, and the emergence of Australian literary culture. University of Western Australia Publishing, 2014
  • Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael. "'Explorations in Industry' Careers, Romance, and the Future of the Colonial Australian Girl," in Colonial Girlhood in Literature, Culture and History, 1840-1950. Palgrave Macmillan, 2014
  • Gelder, Ken and Weaver, Rachael. "Literary Journals and Literary Aesthetics in Early Post-Federation Australia," in Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature 14, 2014

Contemporary Australian Cultural Practices

2018

  • Varney, Denise, Stevens, Lara and Tait, Peta (eds.,) Feminist Ecologies: Changing Environments in the Anthropocene. London UK: Palgrave Macmillian, 2018

2017

  • Varney, Denise and Stevens, Lara. "Re-dressing patriarchal and colonial dispossession: Jelinek's "Jackie" on the Australian stage," in Elfriede Jelinek Goes Australia: Indigenising an Austrian Nobel Prize Winner. Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2017
  • Varney, Denise, Diamond, Elin and Amich, Candice (eds. and intro.,). Performance Feminism and Affect in Neoliberal Times. London UK: Palgrave Macmillian, 2017
  • Varney, Denise. "'Not Now, Not Ever': Julia Gillard and the Performative Power of Affect," in Performance Feminism and Affect in Neoliberal Times. London UK: Palgrave Macmillian, 2017
  • D'Urso, Sandra. "Performing Sovereignty Against Jurisprudential Death in an Australian State of Exception," in Performance Feminism and Affect in Neoliberal Times. London UK: Palgrave Macmillian, 2017

2016

  • Varney, Denise. "Australian Modernists in London: William Dobell’s "The Dead Landlord" and Patrick White's "The Ham Funeral"," in Humanities. 5:76, 2016

2015

  • Gelder, Ken and Varney, Denise (eds.,). On Species, JASAL, 15:2, September 2015
  • Varney, Denise. "White's Brown Woman," in Meanjin Quaterly, 74, Summer 2015
  • Varney, Denise. "What the river remembers: Theatricality and embodied knowledge in performing The Secret River," in Communication, Politics & Culture, 48:3, 2015
  • Gelder, Ken. "Thirty Years On: 'Reading the Country' and Indigenous Homeliness", in Australian Humanities Review, 58, 2015
  • Varney, Denise. ""Beauty Tigress Queen": Staging the Thylacine in a Theatre of Species," in Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature, 15, 2015
  • Varney, Denise and D'Urso, Sandra. "Patrick White and aesthetic modernism in mid-century Australia," in Australasian Drama Studies, 66, April 2015