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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, http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004376540

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, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/j.ctv7vctfq.8

Ashcroft B, 2017, 'Transformative Resistance and Aesthetics', in Fischer-Lichte E; Wihstutz B (ed.), Transformative Aesthetics, Routledge, London, pp. 191 - 207, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315164991

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, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781107337022.003

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, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137457257_16

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'Future Thinking: Postcolonial Utopianism', in Zabus C (ed.), The Future of Postcolonial Studies, edn. 1st, Routledge, London, pp. 235 - 253, http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415714266/

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, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203078167

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, http://www.bookdepository.com/Africa-centred-Knowledges/9781847010957

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, http://www.brill.com/products/book/decolonizing-landscape#TOC_1

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, http://www.wvttrier.de/

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, http://www.palgrave.com/page/detail/colonial-contexts-and-postcolonial-theologies-mark-brett/?sf1=barcode&st1=9781137475480

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, http://uwap.uwa.edu.au/products/tim-winton-critical-essays

Ashcroft B, 2014, 'A borderless world: Literature, nation, transnation', in Ethnic Literatures and Transnationalism: Critical Imaginaries for a Global Age, pp. 163 - 176, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315774022

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

Ashcroft B, 2013, 'Re-Writing India', in Sen K; Roy R (ed.), Writing India Anew, Amsterdam University Press, Amsterdam, pp. 26 - 46

Ashcroft B, 2013, 'Post-colonial utopianism: The utility of hope', in Locating Postcolonial Narrative Genres, pp. 27 - 43, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203545287

Ashcroft B, 2013, 'Re-writing India', in Sen K; Roy R (ed.), WRITING INDIA ANEW: INDIAN ENGLISH FICTION 2000-2010, edn. ICAS Publications Series Edited Volumes, AMSTERDAM UNIV PRESS, pp. 29 - 46, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000344814000003&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Ashcroft B, 2013, 'Transcultural presence', in Presence: Philosophy, History, and Cultural Theory for the Twenty-First Century, pp. 122 - 143

Ashcroft B, 2012, 'Bollywood, Post-colonial Transformation and Modernity', in Roy AG; Huat CB (ed.), Travels of Bollywood Cinema: From Bombay to LA, OUP, USA, pp. 1 - 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198075981.003.0002

Ashcroft B, 2012, 'Introduction: A Convivial Critical Democracy. Postcolonial Studies in the twenty First Century', in Ashcroft B; Mendis R; McGonegal J; Mukherjee A (ed.), Literature for Our Times: Postcolonial Studies in the Twenty-First Century, edn. 1, Rodopi, Amsterdam and New York, pp. xv - xxxv

Ashcroft B, 2011, ''Reading the Other: Constitutive Transculturality in a Hong Kong Classroom'', in Doff S; Schultz-Engler F (ed.), Beyond “Other” Cultures: Transcultural Perspectives on Teaching the New Literatures in English., edn. 1, Wissenschaftlicher Verlag, Trier, Germany, pp. 17 - 30

Ashcroft B, 2011, 'Silence as Heterotopia in Coetzee's Fiction', in Danta C; Kossew S; Murphet J (ed.), Strong Opinions: J. M. Coetzee and the Authority of Contemporary Fiction, edn. Original, Continuum, London & New York, pp. 141 - 157

Ashcroft B, 2011, 'Translation and Transformation', in Palusci O (ed.), Traduttrici: Female Voices Across Languages, edn. Original, Tangram Edizioni Scientifiche, Trento, pp. 25 - 46

Ashcroft B, 2010, 'Edward Said's Humanism', in Telmissany M; Schwartz ST (ed.), Counterpoints : Edward Said's legacy, edn. Original, Cambridge Scholars, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, pp. 3 - 22

Ashcroft B, 2010, 'Francis Webb, Augustine and the Location of the Sacred', in Cristaudo W (ed.), Augustine: his Legacy and relevance, edn. 1, ATF Press, Adelaide, pp. 183 - 210

Ashcroft B, 2010, 'Globalization, Transnation and Utopia', in Goebel W; Schabio SS (ed.), Locating Transnational Ideals, Routledge, London and New York, pp. 13 - 29, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203370131

Ashcroft B, 2010, 'Is Australian Literature Post-colonial?', in Carter D; Guanglin W (ed.), Modern Australian Criticism and Theory, edn. 1st, China Ocean University Press, Qingdao, pp. 1 - 13

Ashcroft B, 2010, 'Madness and Power: Lilian's Story and the Decolonized Body', in Kossew S (ed.), Lighting Dark Places: Essays on Kate Grenville, edn. 1, Rodopi, Amsterdam, pp. 55 - 72

Ashcroft B, 2010, 'Reading Post-Colonial Australia', in Postcolonial Issues in Australian Literature, edn. 1, Cambria, Amherst, NY, pp. 1 - 14

Ashcroft B, 2010, 'Representation and Liberation: From Orientalism to the Palestinian Crisis', in Iskander A; Rustom H (ed.), Edward Said: A Legacy of Emancipation and Representation, University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles, pp. 291 - 303

Ashcroft B, 2010, 'The Presence of the Sacred in Patrick White', in McMahon E; Olubas B (ed.), Remembering Patrick White: Contemporary Critical Essays, edn. 1, Rodopi, Amsterdam, New York, pp. 95 - 108


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