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Janet Wilson

Prof, Professor of English and Postcolonial Studies

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2019

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

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2018

"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).

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Kew Gardens
Virginia Woolf
Writer
Katherine Mansfield
Short Story
2017

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).

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'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.

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Open Access
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Middle Ground
Horse
Autobiographical Writing
Symbol
Autobiography

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).

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New Zealand
Colonies
South Pacific
Canada
Nationhood
2016

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).

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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).

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Postcolonial Studies
Pitfalls
Artifact
Emotion
Personal Letters

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).

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Anima
Nature
France
Katherine Mansfield
Modernist

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).

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diaspora
Law
heterosexuality
homosexuality
exclusion
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).

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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.

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Slums
Subaltern
Conception
Cosmopolitanism
Discourse

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.

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Katherine Mansfield
Burden
Impressionism
Colonies
Miniaturist
2014

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).

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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).

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2013

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.

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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).

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Open Access
Katherine Mansfield
Creative Writing

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).

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Modernist
Illness
Accent
Automatism
Late-Victorian
2012

Antipodean rewritings of Great Expectations: Peter Carey's Jack Maggs (1997) and Lloyd Jones's Mister Pip (2007)

Wilson, J. M., Glenn, D. (ed.), Haque, M. R. (ed.), Kooyman, B. (ed.) & Bierbaum, N. (ed.), 1 Jan 2012, The Shadow of the Precursor. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, p. 220-235 330 p.

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Dan Davin: the literary legacy of war

Wilson, J. M., Gray, G. (ed.), Munro, D. (ed.) & Winter, C. (ed.), 1 Jan 2012, Scholars at War: Australasian Social Scientists, 1939-1945. Canberra: Australian National University (ANU) E Press, p. 225-241 (ANU lives series in biography).

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Middle East
New Zealand
Greece
Italy
Crete

The contemporary terrorist novel and religious fundamentalism: Richard Flanagan, Mohsin Hamid, Orhan Pamuk

Wilson, J. M., 15 Dec 2012, Burning Books: Negotiations between Fundamentalism and Literature. Pesso-Miquel, C. & Stierstorfer, K. (eds.). New York: AMS Press Inc., Vol. 10. p. 91-108 18 p. (AMS studies in cultural history).

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Orhan Pamuk
Religious Fundamentalism
Terrorist
Terrorism
Richard Flanagan

The 'New Chum': writings of the English Diaspora in New Zealand 1860-1914

Wilson, J. M., Fraser, L. (ed.) & McCarthy, A. (ed.), 1 Oct 2012, Far From 'Home': The English in New Zealand. Dunedin, New Zealand: Otago University Press, p. 165-185 232 p.

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Diaspora
New Zealand
1930s
Writer
Alienation
2011

Re-representing indigeneity: approaches to history in some recent New Zealand and Australian films

Wilson, J. M., Fox, A. (ed.), Grant, B. K. (ed.) & Radner, H. (ed.), 1 Jan 2011, New Zealand Cinema: Interpreting the Past. Fox, A., Grant, B. K. & Radner, H. (eds.). Bristol, UK: Intellect, p. 197-215 19 p.

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'Where is Katherine?' Longing and (un)belonging in the works of Katherine Mansfield

Wilson, J. M., 12 May 2011, Celebrating Katherine Mansfield: A Centenary Volume of Essays. Kimber, G. (ed.). 1 ed. London: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., p. 175-188 14 p.

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2010

Visits and Visitors

Wilson, J. M., 8 Oct 2010, Frank Sargeson’s Stories. Wilson, J. (ed.). Auckland: Cape Catley Ltd, p. 353-356 4 p.

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2009

Constructing the metropolitan homeland: the literatures of the white settler societies of New Zealand and Australia

Wilson, J. M., Silku, R. K. (ed.), Atilla, A. (ed.) & Bicer, A. (ed.), 1 Mar 2009, 3rd International IDEA Conference: Studies in English. Izmir, Turkey: Ege University Press, p. 19-36 18 p.

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Settler Societies
Colonies
Metropolitan
Homeland
New Zealand

The pastoral in the works of Fleur Adcock

Wilson, J. M., 1 Apr 2009, New Versions of Pastoral: Post-Romantic, Modern, and Contemporary Responses to the Tradition. James, D. & Tew, P. (eds.). 1 ed. Madison, New Jersey, USA: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, p. 174-194 21 p.

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2007

New Zealand/Aotearoa

Wilson, J. M. & Riemenschneider, D., 20 Mar 2007, English Literatures Across the Globe: A Companion. Eckstein, L. (ed.). Paderborn, Germany: Wilhelm Fink Verlag, Vol. 8345. p. 201-223 23 p. (UTB).

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2001

Distance and the rediscovery of identity in recent New Zealand literature

Wilson, J. M., 1 Jan 2001, Colonies, Missions, Cultures in the English-Speaking World : General and Comparative Studies. Stilz, G. (ed.). Tubingen: Stauffenburg, Vol. 12. p. 307-317 11 p. (ZAA studies).

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