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Janet Wilson

Prof, Professor of English and Postcolonial Studies

Accepting PhD Students

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Research Output 2001 2020

2020

The General and the Nightingale: Dan Davin's War Stories

Davin, D. & Wilson, J. (ed.), 27 Jan 2020, Dunedin, New Zealand: Otago University Press. 364 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

New Zealand
Fiction
Short Story
Historical Context
2019
Open Access

Pacific waves: Reverberations from Oceania

Scanlan, E. & Wilson, J. M., 7 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Postcolonial Writing. 54, 5, p. 577-584 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Oceania
imperialism
international migration
intellectual
exploitation

Such ‘rich unlawful gold’: Mansfield’s Semiotic Manoeuvres in ‘An Indiscreet Journey’

Wilson, J., 18 Nov 2019, (Accepted/In press) Katherine Mansfield and Bliss and Other Stories, edited by Enda Duffy, Gerri Kimber and Todd Martin. Published Sept 2020.. Edinburgh University Press

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

2018

A present absence: Fleur Adcock today

Wilson, J. M., 1 Nov 2018, In : Journal of New Zealand Literature. 36, 1, p. 9-19 11 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Poetry
Participation
Journey
New Zealand
1960s

"Kew Gardens" and "Miss Brill": Virginia Woolf and Katherine Mansfield as short story writers

Wilson, J. M., 27 Apr 2018, Re-forming World Literature: Katherine Mansfield and the Modernist Short Story. Wilson, J. & Kimber, G. (eds.). Stuttgart: Ibidem, Vol. 6. p. 113-138 325 p. (Studies in world literature).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Kew Gardens
Virginia Woolf
Writer
Katherine Mansfield
Short Story

Mediating Literary Borders: Asian Australian Writing

Wilson, J. M. (ed.) & Lokuge, C. (ed.), 23 Jan 2018, 1 ed. Routledge. 114 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Asia
Novel
Literary Works
Historic
Authority

Re-forming World Literature: Katherine Mansfield and the Modernist Short Story

Kimber, G. (ed.) & Wilson, J. M. (ed.), 27 Apr 2018, Ibidem. 328 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

World Literature
Katherine Mansfield
Modernist
Short Story
Dissemination
2017

A Pacific sojourn: Anna Kavan and the New Zealand connection 1941-2

Wilson, J. M., 8 Nov 2017, In : Women: A Cultural Review. 28, 4

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
New Zealand
Homelessness
Playwright
Pacific Islands
Parallel Worlds

General Introduction

Stierstorfer, K. & Wilson, J. M., 17 Oct 2017, The Routledge Diaspora Studies Reader. Stierstorfer, K. & Wilson, J. (eds.). 1st ed. Oxford: Routledge, p. xiii-xxiv 12 p. (Routledge literature readers).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
Open Access
File
Katherine Mansfield
Medieval Period
Virginia Woolf
Nature
Modernist
Open Access
File
Flight
Africa
Titanic
Novel
Refugees

'No middle ground': James K. Baxter's writing of the self

Wilson, J. M., 12 Oct 2017, Quarrels with Himself: Essays on James K. Baxter as Prose Writer. Whiteford, P. & Miles, G. (eds.). Wellington, New Zealand: Victoria University Press, p. 31-52 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
Middle Ground
Horse
Autobiographical Writing
Symbol
Autobiography

The Routledge Diaspora Studies Reader

Sierstorfer, K. (ed.) & Wilson, J. M. (ed.), 17 Oct 2017, 1st ed. Routledge. 274 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Reader
Diaspora
Resources
Homi K. Bhabha
Religion

Transnational movement: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, South Pacific

Wilson, J. M., 6 Jun 2017, The Novel in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the South Pacific Since 1950. Sharrad, P., Howells, C. A. & Turcotte, G. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, Vol. 12. p. 141-156 16 p. (The Oxford history of the novel in English).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

New Zealand
Colonies
South Pacific
Canada
Nationhood
2016
Open Access
File
migrant
travel
multicultural society
reification
nation state

'Colonize. Pioneer. Bash and slash': Once on Chunuk Bair and the Anzac myth

Wilson, J. M., 1 Jan 2016, In : Journal of New Zealand Literature. 34, 1, p. 27-53 27 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Pioneers
New Zealand
Auckland
Architectonics
Reinforcement

Introduction: tilling the fields of postcolonial literature

Wilson, J. M. & Ringrose, C., 22 Sep 2016, New Soundings in Postcolonial Writing; Critical and Creative Contours. Wilson, J. & Ringrose, C. (eds.). Leiden: Brill/ Rodopi, Vol. 189. p. xi-xxiv 296 p. (Cross/cultures).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
Postcolonial Literature
Contestation
Subtitles
Postcolonial Studies
Heritage

Introduction: Gateways and walls or the powers and pitfalls of postcolonial metaphors

Tunca, D., Wilson, J. M., Tunca, D. (ed.) & Wilson, J. M. (ed.), 21 Nov 2016, Postolonial Gateways and Walls: Under Construction. Leiden: Brill/Rodopi, Vol. 195. p. ix-xviii 347 p. (Cross/Cultures).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Postcolonial Studies
Pitfalls
Artifact
Emotion
Personal Letters

Introduction: Realigning the margins: Asian Australian writing

Wilson, J. M. & Lokuge, C., 8 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Postcolonial Writing. 52, 5

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Cambodia
foreignness
Sri Lanka
diaspora
Vietnam

Katherine Mansfield and anima mundi: France and the tradition of nature personified

Wilson, J. M., 1 Jan 2016, Katherine Mansfield's French Lives. Davison, C. & Kimber, G. (eds.). Leiden: Brill, Vol. 191. p. 125-142 18 p. (International Forschungen zur allgemeinen und vergleichenden Literaturwissenschaft).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
Anima
Nature
France
Katherine Mansfield
Modernist

New Soundings in Postcolonial Writing: Critical and Creative Contours

Wilson, J. M. (ed.) & Ringrose, C. (ed.), 8 Sep 2016, Brill/Rodopi.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Creative Writing
Writer
Derek Walcott
Poetry
Friendship

Queer diasporas: literary diaspora studies and the law

Wilson, J. M., Stierstorfer, K. (ed.) & Carpi, D. (ed.), 1 Nov 2016, Diaspora, Law and Literature. Berlin: de Gruyter, Vol. 12. p. 293-306 353 p. (Law and Literature).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
diaspora
Law
heterosexuality
homosexuality
exclusion

Review of Shanta Acharya's A World Elsewhere

Wilson, J. M., 19 Aug 2016, In : Wasifiri. 31, 3

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
2015

Championing literature throughout the Commonwealth

Wilson, J. M. & Silvester, K. (ed.), 1 Aug 2015, Commonwealth Education Partnerships 2015/2016. Cambridge: Nexus Strategic Partnerships, p. 143-145 339 p. (Commonwealth Education Partnerships).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
editor
funding
literature

Discoursing on slums; representing the cosmopolitan subaltern

Wilson, J. M., Malreddy, P. K. (ed.), Heidemann, B. (ed.), Laursen, O. B. (ed.) & Wilson, J. M. (ed.), 7 May 2015, Reworking Postcolonialism: Globalization, Labour and Rights. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., p. 229-243 253 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

File
Slums
Subaltern
Conception
Cosmopolitanism
Discourse

Introduction: Janet Frame: ten years on

Wilson, J. M., 1 Sep 2015, In : Journal of Postcolonial Writing. 51, 5

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Editing

Journal of Postcolonial Writing - 10th anniversary

Wilson, J. M., 8 Sep 2015.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

File
Postcolonial Studies
Diaspora
Acknowledgement
Leicester

Katherine Mansfield and T.S. Eliot

Wilson, J. M., 29 May 2015.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

File
Katherine Mansfield
T.S. Eliot
Allusion
Secret History
Acquaintance
Open Access
File

Postcolonial thresholds: gateways and borders

Wilson, J. M. & Tunca, D., 1 Jan 2015, In : Journal of Postcolonial Writing. 51, 1

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File

The 'Burden' of the feminine: Frank Sargeson's encounter with Katherine Mansfield

Wilson, J. M., Ailwood, S. (ed.) & Harvey, M. (ed.), 22 Jun 2015, Katherine Mansfield and Literary Influence. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, p. 207-218 272 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
Katherine Mansfield
Burden
Impressionism
Colonies
Miniaturist
2014

Anna Kavan and the New Zealand connection

Wilson, J. M., 11 Sep 2014.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

File
New Zealand
Playwright
Antarctica
Geography
Random House

Cultural wealth and diaspora despair: Janet Frame’s In the Memorial Room

Wilson, J. M., 17 Apr 2014.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

File
Despair
Memorial
Diaspora
Fellowship
Wealth

Encountering the other: multiculturalism in Asian Australian women's fiction

Wilson, J. M., 26 Sep 2014.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

File
multicultural society
interstitial
third generation
foreignness
alienation

Katherine Mansfield and anima mundi

Wilson, J. M., 19 Jun 2014.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

File
Katherine Mansfield
Anima
Nature
Medieval Period
Modernist

New Zealand Women Traveller Writers: from exile to diaspora

Wilson, J. M., 10 Mar 2014, Diasporas, Cultures of Mobilities, ‘Race’ 1. Diasporas and Cultures of Migrations. Misrahi-Barak, J. & Raynaud, C. (eds.). Montpellier: Presses Universitaires de la Mediterranee, Vol. 1. p. 295-322 378 p. (Horizons anglophones. Série PoCoPages).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

File
exile
diaspora
New Zealand
writer
country of origin

Prologo

Wilson, J. M., Fresno Calleja, P. (ed.) & Wilson, J. M. (ed.), 1 May 2014, Un Pais de Cuento: Veinte Relatos de Nueva Zelanda. Zaragoza, Spain: Prensas de la Universidad de Zaragoza, Vol. 4. p. 19-27 354 p. (Literatura).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

File
File
cinema
globalization
diaspora
Ideologies
new media
Open Access
File
Aesthetics
Modernist
Veil
Veiling
Artifice
2013

Editors' note

Allwork, L. & Wilson, J. M., 1 Feb 2013, In : Journal of Postcolonial Writing. 49, 1

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

File

From colonial outsider to postcolonial insider: some screen adaptations from Australia and New Zealand/Aotearoa

Wilson, J. M., Dwivedi, O. P. (ed.) & Kich, M. (ed.), 1 Dec 2013, Postcolonial Theory in the Global Age: Interdisciplinary Essays. Jefferson, North Carolina: MacFarland & Company, Inc, p. 59-72 206 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

File
Novel
Colonies
New Zealand
Outsider
Dog

Introduction

Wilson, J. M., Wilson, J. M. (ed.), Kimber, G. (ed.) & de Sousa Correa, D. (ed.), 1 Sep 2013, Katherine Mansfield and the (Post)colonial. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, Vol. 5. p. 1-11 256 p. (Katherine Mansfield studies).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
Katherine Mansfield
Creative Writing

Katherine Mansfield and the (Post)colonial

Kimber, G. (ed.), da Sousa Correa, D. (ed.) & Wilson, J. M. (ed.), 16 Sep 2013, Edinburgh University Press. 256 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Katherine Mansfield
Fiction
New Zealand
Colonies
Postcolonial Studies

Mansfield as (post)colonial-modernist: rewriting the contract with death

Wilson, J. M., Wilson, J. M. (ed.), Kimber, G. (ed.) & Da Sousa Correa, D. (ed.), 1 Sep 2013, Katherine Mansfield and the (Post)colonial. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, Vol. 5. p. 29-44 (Katherine Mansfield studies).

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
Modernist
Illness
Accent
Automatism
Late-Victorian

Queer theory, literary diaspora studies and the law

Wilson, J. M., 8 May 2013.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

File
diaspora
Law
marriage
queer studies
politicization
Open Access
File
Writer
Edinburgh
Katherine Mansfield
New Zealand
Canon

Slumdog Millionnaire: romancing the slums

Wilson, J. M., 11 May 2013.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

File
Slums
Showroom
Poverty
Cinema
Discourse

Veiling and unveiling: Mansfield's modernist aesthetics

Wilson, J. M., 9 Feb 2013.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePaper

File
Aesthetics
Modernist
Veil
Veiling
Artifice