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Journal articles

Olubas B, 2020, '“Only for Love”: Expatriatism, amateur reading and Shirley Hazzard’s post-war world', JASAL, 20,

Olubas B, 2019, '"'Where we are is too hard': Refugee writing and the Australian border as literary interface"', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature, 19, ttp://

Olubas B, 2019, '"We Forgot Our Names"',,

Olubas B; Yu X, 2018, '"The Chinese Translation and Reception of Elizabeth Harrower's The Watch Tower"', Southerly: a review of Australian literature, 78, pp. 206 - 221

Olubas B, 2018, '"The Short Fiction of Shirley Hazzard"', Southerly 77.3 Mixed Messages, 77, pp. 20 - 25

Olubas B, 2018, '"The Event of Hiroshima in Australian Literature"', Antipodes: a global journal of Australian/New Zealand literature, 30, pp. 256 - 270,

Olubas B, 2017, 'A Mongrel, Migrant Language', Journal of Intercultural Studies, 38, pp. 577 - 579,

Gunew S; Olubas B; Chakraborty MN; Trimboli D; Muraca P, 2017, 'Discussion: Post-multicultural Writers as Neo-cosmopolitan Mediators', Journal of Intercultural Studies, 38, pp. 586 - 597,

Olubas B, 2017, 'The space of nations is never simply their own : Hiroshima in Australian Literature(Plenary Speech 2,A Collection of Essays Focusing on Transformation of Australian Studies in a Globalising Age,In Commemoration of the 25th Anniversary of the Foundation of the Australian Studies Assosiation of Japan)', オーストラリア研究, 28, pp. 127 - 141,

Olubas B, 2015, '" 'I think you're my wife': Translation, Marriage and the Literary Lives of Shirley Hazzard and Francis Steegmuller"', Southerly: a review of Australian literature, 75, pp. 73 - 87

Olubas B, 2014, 'Introduction: Country - "It's Earth"', JASAL, 14,

Olubas B, 2014, '"The Illusion of Old Solitude": Shirley Hazzard's Capri', Journal of Australian Studies, 38, pp. 281 - 291,

Olubas B, 2014, 'Sorry I'm Late', Sydney Review of Books,

Olubas B, 2014, 'Lines of Connection', Asian Art News, 24, pp. 40 - 44

Olubas B; Simoes da Silva T, 2014, 'Reconfiguring the National Imaginary', JASAL, 13

Olubas B; Wevers L, 2013, 'The Colonies - Australia and New Zealand', JASAL, 13

Olubas B, 2011, 'Nine Lives: Postwar Women Writers Makino Their Mark', AUSTRALIAN LITERARY STUDIES, 26, pp. 115 - 118,

Olubas B, 2011, 'Review of *Nine Lives: Postwar Women Writers Making Their Mark*, by Susan Sheridan', Australian Literary Studies,

Olubas B; McMahon E, 2011, 'Editorial', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature (JASAL), 11, pp. np - np,

Olubas B, 2010, '"'At home in more than one place': Cosmopolitanism in the work of Shirley Hazzard"', Australian Book Review, pp. 9 - 11

Olubas B, 2010, '"Modern masters of their craft"', Spectrum- The Sydney Morning Herald, pp. 37 - 37

Olubas B, 2010, '"Shirley Hazzard's Australia: Belated Reading and Cultural Mobility"', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature (JASAL), Special Issue: Common Readers and Cultural Critics,

Olubas B, 2010, 'Review of: Noel Rowe, Ethical Investigations: Essays on Australian Literature and Poetics', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature (JASAL), 10, pp. np,

Olubas B, 2008, 'Anachronism, Ekphrasis and the `Shape of Time` in The Great Fire', Australian Literary Studies, 23, pp. 279 - 289

Olubas B, 2008, 'Visual Art and Bourgeois Forms in Shirley Hazzard`s Fiction', Southerly, 68, pp. 13 - 23

Olubas B, 2007, 'Truth, writing and national belonging in `Romulus, My Father`', Australian Humanities Review, 43, pp. Online

Olubas B, 2005, 'Image, Affect and Memory: Relations of Looking in Tracey Moffat`s `beDevil`', Southerly, 65, No.1, pp. 81 - 90

Olubas B, 2002, '“‘Paradoxes of Non-Existence’: Questions of Time, Metaphor and the Materialities of Cultural Traditions in Wilson Harris’s discussions of Australian Texts”', Australian Cultural History, pp. 81 - 89

Olubas B, 2001, '`The Dirt Does My Thinking`: The Re-Use of Domestic Materials in Artworks by Donna Marcus and Bruce Reynolds', UTS Review: Cultural Studies and New Writing, 7, pp. 115 - 122

Olubas B, 2001, '“Dead Heart?: Reconciliation and Other Refusals in 1990s Australia”', Cultures of the Commonwealth: Essays and Studies, pp. 149 - 161

Olubas B, 2001, 'Looking Down: Linoleum in Works by Bruce Reynolds 1992-1996', Southerly, 61, pp. 168 - 179

Olubas B, 2000, 'The worlding of Jean Rhys', AUSTRALIAN FEMINIST STUDIES, 15, pp. 406 - 407,

Olubas B, 2000, '“Changing ‘the Mind of Fiction’: Questions of Theory and Reading in Wilson Harris’s Essays"', Journal of Caribbean Literatures, 2, pp. 187 - 197

Olubas B, 1999, '"Remembering and Taking up an Ethics of Listening in The Stolen Children"', Australian Humanities Review,

Olubas B, 1998, 'Entries on Katherine Mansfield, Toni Morrison, Anais Nin, Alice Walker', Reader`s guide to women`s studies

Olubas B, 1998, 'Review of Gwendolyn Audrey Foster, `Women filmmakers of the African and Asian diaspora`', Media International Australia, Incorporating Culture and Policy, pp. 144 - 145

Olubas B, 1997, 'The meagre harvest: The Australian women's movement 1950s-1990s', AUSTRALIAN FEMINIST STUDIES, 12, pp. 358 - 359,

Olubas B; Abood P; Hatzimanolis E, 1997, 'Critical Identities` Editorial', Xtext 1 Crossing Performances

Olubas B, 1997, 'Not speaking, Listening Section 3', Bulletin of the Olive Pink Society, pp. 4 - 14


Olubas B, 1989, '" 'Infinite Rehearsal' in the work of Miles Franklin"', New Literatures Review

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