Select Publications


Ashcroft B, 2016, Utopianism in Postcolonial Literatures, Routledge

Ashcroft, B. , (ed.), 2014, Patrick White Centenary: The Legacy of a Prodigal Son, Cambridge Scholars, Newcastle

Ashcroft B; Griffiths G; Tiffin H, 2013, Postcolonial Studies: The Key Concepts (3rd ed), 3, Routledge Press, London

Ashcroft B; Ahluwalia P, 2009, Edward Said (3rd Ed), 2nd, Routledge, London

Ashcroft B; Devlin Glass F; McCredden L, 2009, Intimate Horizons: the Post-Colonial Sacred in Australian Literature, 1, Australian Theological Forum Press, Adelaide

Ashcroft B, 2008, Caliban`s Voice: The Transformation of English in Post-Colonial Literatures, Routlegde, London,

Ashcroft B, 2007, Key Concepts in Post-Colonial Studies (2nd Ed), 2nd, Routledge Press, London

Ashcroft B; Griffiths G; Tiffin H, 2002, The Empire Writes Back (2nd ed), 2nd, Routledge Press, London

Ashcroft B; Ahluwalia P, 2001, Edward Said, 2nd, Routledge, London

Ashcroft B; Khadim H, 2001, Edward Said and the Post-colonial, 1, Nova Science Publishers, Huntington, NY

Ashcroft B, 2001, On Post-Colonial Futures: Transformations of Colonial Culture, Original, Continuum Publishing Co, London

Ashcroft B, 2001, Post-Colonial Transformation, Original, Routledge Press, London

Ashcroft B; Ahluwalia P, 1999, Edward Said: the paradox of identity, Original, Routledge Press, London

Ashcroft B; Tiffin H; Griffiths G, 1998, Key Concepts in Post-Colonial Studies, Original, Routledge Press, London and New York

Ashcroft B, 1996, The gimbals of unease: the poetry of Francis Webb, Original, Centre for the Study of Australian Literature, Nedlands, Western Australian

Ashcroft B; Griffiths G; Tiffin H, 1995, The Post-Colonial Studies Reader, 1, Routledge Press, London

Ashcroft B; Griffiths G; Tiffin H, 1989, The Empire Writes Back: Theory and Practice in Post-colonial Literatures, 1st, Routledge Press, London

Book Chapters

Ashcroft B, 2020, 'Postcolonial Science Fiction and the Ethics of Empire', in Kendal Z; Smith A; Champion G; Milner A (ed.), Ethical Futures and Global Science Fiction, Palgrave Macmillan, Switzerland, pp. 165 - 186

Ashcroft B, 2018, 'Singing the Spiral of Time: Albert Wendt's The Adventures of Vela', in Collette A; Dale L (ed.), , Brill / Rodopi, Leiden and Boston, pp. 183 - 195,

Ashcroft B, 2018, 'Re-writing History: Gould's Book of Fish', in Dixon R (ed.), Richard Flanagan Critical Essays, Sydney University Press, Sydney, pp. 87 - 102,

Ashcroft B, 2017, 'Transformative Resistance and Aesthetics', in Fischer-Lichte E; Wihstutz B (ed.), Transformative Aesthetics, Routledge, London, pp. 191 - 207,

Ashcroft B, 2017, 'Transnation: the Transnational Within', in Ciocca R; Lamarra A; Laudando CM (ed.), Transnational Subjects: Cultural and Literary Encounters, edn. 1, Liguori Editore, Naples, pp. xxii - xxxvi

Ashcroft B, 2017, 'Utopian Sites: Re-inventing the Asian Metropolis', in Sandten C; Bauer A (ed.), Re-Inventing the Postcolonial (in the) Metropolis, Brill/ Rodopi, The Hague, pp. 145 - 166

Ashcroft B, 2017, 'Writing Beyond Borders: Salman Rushdie and the Nation', in Ghosh TK; Bhattacharryya P (ed.), Mapping out the Rushdie Republic: Some Recent Surveys, Cambridge Scholars, Newcastle, pp. 2 - 18

Ashcroft B, 2016, 'Oceanic Hope', in Borg Barthet S; Callus I (ed.), Crosscurrents in Postcolonial Memory and Literature, Malta University Press, Malta, pp. 23 - 56

Ashcroft B, 2016, 'The Multiple Worlds of Mia Couto', in Hamilton G; Huddart (ed.), A Companion to Mia Couto, James Currey, Woodbridge, pp. 106 - 124

Ashcroft B, 2016, 'Utopian Sights: Re-Inventing the Asian Metropolis', in Sandten (ed.), Re-Inventing the Postcolonial (in the) Metropolis, rodopi, Leiden, pp. 145 - 166

Ashcroft B, 2016, 'Writing Beyond Borders: Salman Rushdie and the Nation', in Tapan Kumar Ghosh, ; Prasanta Bhattacharyya (ed.), Mapping out the Rushdie Republic: Some Recent Surveys, Cambridge Scholars Press, Newcastle UK, pp. 2 - 18

Ashcroft B, 2015, 'Critical histories: Postcolonialism, postmodernism, and race', in Postmodern Literature and Race, Cambridge University Press, pp. 13 - 30,

Ashcroft B, 2015, 'English Futures: the Function of Literature', in O'Sullivan M; Huddart D; Lee C (ed.), The Future of English in Asia: Perspectives on Language and Literature, Routledge, London and New York, pp. 111 - 127

Ashcroft B, 2015, 'Subaltern', in Segal R; von Stuckrad K (ed.), Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, Brill, Leiden and Boston, pp. 423 - 426

Ashcroft B, 2015, 'Travel and Utopia', in Kuehn J; Smethurst P (ed.), New Directions in Travel Writing Studies, Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK, pp. 249 - 262,

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'Future Thinking: Postcolonial Utopianism', in Zabus C (ed.), The Future of Postcolonial Studies, edn. 1st, Routledge, London, pp. 235 - 253,

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'Bridging the Silence: Inner Translation and the Metonymic Gap', in Language and Translation in Postcolonial Literatures: Multilingual Contexts, Translational Texts, Routledge, London, pp. 17 - 31,

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'Future Thinking: The Utopian Function of the Creative Spirit', in Creativity and Revolution, Dept of English Language and Literature, Cairo, pp. 1 - 20

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'Horizons of Hope', in Vanden Driesen, C ; Ashcroft, B (ed.), Patrick White Centenary: The Legacy of a Prodigal Son, Cambridge Scholars, Newcastle, pp. 22 - 42

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'Knowing time: temporal epistemology in the African novel', in Cooper B; Morrell R (ed.), Africa-centred Knowledges: Crossing Fields and Worlds, edn. 1, James Curry, London, pp. 64 - 77,

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'Material Resonance: Knowing Before Meaning', in Neumeier B; Schaffer K (ed.), Decolonizing the Landscape: Indigenous Cultures in Australia, edn. Cross Cultures: Readings in the Post/Colonial Literatures in, Rodopi, Amsterdam, New York, pp. 107 - 128,

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'Seeing Australia: Learning and Unlearning the Visible World', in Brosch R; Crane K (ed.), Visualising Australia: Images, Icons, Imaginations, Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, Trier, Germany, pp. 19 - 38,

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'Threshold Theology', in Brett M; Have a J (ed.), Colonial Contexts and Postcolonial Theologies: Storyweaving in the Asia-Pacific, Palgrave Macmillan, New York, pp. 3 - 20,

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'Vanishing Borders: Boundaries, Habitation, Transnation', in Vanden Driesen C; Kumar TV (ed.), Globalization: Australia-Asian Perspectives, Atlantic Publishers, Chennai, pp. 143 - 163

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'Water', in McCredden L; O'Reilly N (ed.), Tim Winton: Critical Essays, University of Western Australia Press, Crawley WA, pp. 16 - 48,

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'A borderless world: Literature, nation, transnation', in Ethnic Literatures and Transnationalism: Critical Imaginaries for a Global Age, pp. 163 - 176,

Ashcroft B, 2013, 'Beyond the Nation: Australian Literature as World Literature', in Dixon R; Rooney B (ed.), Scenes of Reading: Is Australian Literature a World Literature?, edn. 1, Australian Scholarly Press, Melbourne, pp. 34 - 46

Ashcroft B, 2013, 'Border Free: Amitav Ghosh as a Child of Midnight', in Volná L; Agarwal NK; Prasad M (ed.), Children of Midnight: Contemporary Indian Novel in English, edn. 1, Pencraft International, Delhi, pp. 20 - 35

Ashcroft B, 2013, 'Die Mehrdeutige Notwendigkeit der Utopie (The Ambiguous Necessity of Utopia - translated)', in Vogt S (ed.), "Etwas fehlt" : Utopie, Kritik und Glücksversprechen, edn. 1, jour fixe initiative, Berlin, pp. 197 - 214

Ashcroft B, 2013, 'Going Global: The Future of Postcolonial Studies', in Dwivedi OP; Kich M (ed.), Postcolonial Theory in the Global Age: Interdisciplinary Essays, edn. 1, Mcfarland & Co Inc Pub, Jefferson, NC and London, pp. 35 - 49

Ashcroft B, 2013, 'Menippean Marechera', in Hamilton G (ed.), Reading Marechera, James Currey, Woodbridge, UK, pp. 76 - 98

Ashcroft B, 2013, 'Modernity Now: Reading Post-Colonial Globalization', in Lui RK (ed.), Confluence of Cultures and Perspectives, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China, pp. 1 - 11

Ashcroft B, 2013, 'Postcolonial Studies', in Kaldis B (ed.), Encyclopedia of Philosophy and the Social Sciences, edn. Original, SAGE Reference, Los Angeles, pp. 741 - 744

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