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Books

McMahon EN, 2016, Islands, Identity and the Literary Imagination, 1, Anthem Press, London and New York

Book Chapters

McMahon E, 2019, 'Worldly interiors in the Fiction of Antigone Kefala', in McMahon E; Olubas B (ed.), New Australian Modernities: Antigone Kefala and Australian Migrant Aesthetics, University of Western Australia Press, Perth

McMahon E; Andre B, 2018, 'Literature and the Literary gaze', in Baldacchino G (ed.), The Routledge International Handbook of Island Studies A World of Islands, Routledge, London and New York, pp. 296 - 311, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315556642

McMahon EN, 2017, 'Moments of Being in the Fiction of Elizabeth Harrower', in McMahon E; Olubas B (ed.), Elizabeth Harrower: Critical Essays, edn. Sydney Studies in Australian Literature, Sydney University Press, Sydney, pp. 135 - 145

McMahon EN; Olubas B, 2017, '"Rediscovering Again: Reading Elizabeth Harrower Across Time"', in McMahon EN; Olubas B (ed.), Elizabeth Harrower: Critical Essays, edn. Sydney Studies in Australian Literature, Sydney University Press, Sydney, pp. 1 - 7

McMahon EN, 2017, 'Identity, Perversity and Literary Subjectivity: Teaching Patrick White's The Twyborn Affair', in Birns N; Moore N; Sheriff S (ed.), Teaching Australian and New Zealand Literature, Modern Languages Association, New York, pp. 133 - 144

McMahon E, 2016, 'Parallel: Parallax-the melancholy dialectics of Dionne Brand', in Literary Careers in the Modern Era, pp. 113 - 128, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137478504

McMahon EN, 2012, 'Continental Heartlands and Alex Miller’s Geosophical Imaginary', in Dixon R (ed.), The Novels of Alex Miller, edn. Original, Allen & Unwin, Sydney, pp. 125 - 137

McMahon EN, 2010, 'Author, Author! The Two Faces of Kate Grenville', in Kossew S (ed.), Lighting Dark Places: Essays on Kate Grenville, edn. 1, Rodopi, Amsterdam, pp. 39 - 54

McMahon EN, 2010, 'The Lateness and the Queerness of The Twyborn Affair: White's Farewell to the Novel', in McMahon E; Olubas B (ed.), Remembering Patrick White: Contemporary Critical Essays, edn. 1, Rodopi, Amsterdam, New York, pp. 77 - 94

McMahon EN, 2009, 'Homesick: Cloudstreet and the death drive', in Ways of Teaching, edn. Original, English Association Sydney, Sydney, pp. 35 - 46

McMahon EN; Olubas B, 2006, 'Introduction: Women Making Time', in McMahon E; Olubas B (ed.), Women Making Time: Contemporary Feminist Critique and Cultural Analysis, edn. First, University of WA Press, Perth, pp. 1 - 13

McMahon EN, 2006, 'Wasted Memory and Generational History: Tasmania`s abandoned places', in McMahon E; Olubas B (ed.), Women Making Time: Contemporary Feminist Critique and Cultural Analysis, edn. First, University of WA Press, Perth, pp. 43 - 62

McMahon EN, 2003, 'The Guilded Cage: from utopia to monad in Australia`s island imaginary', in Edmond R; Smith V (ed.), Islands in History and Representation, edn. First, Routledge Press, London, pp. 190 - 202

Edited Books

Olubas B; McMahon E, (ed.), 2021, Antigone Kefala: New Australian Modernities, University of Western Australia Press, Nedlands WA

McMahon E; Olubas B, (ed.), 2017, Elizabeth Harrower: Critical Essays, Sydney University Press, Sydney

McMahon EN; Olubas B, (ed.), 2010, Remembering Patrick White: Contemporary Critical Essays, Rodopi, Amsterdam, New York

McMahon EN; Olubas B, (ed.), 2006, Women Making Time: Contemporary Feminist Critique and Cultural Analysis, University of WA Press, Perth

Journal articles

McMahon E, 2020, 'B-Sides Jessica Anderson's 'The Impersonators', Public Books, vol. na, https://www.publicbooks.org/b-sides-jessica-andersons-the-impersonators/

McMahon E, 2020, 'The Transvestite Adventure: Reading the Colonial Grotesque', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature, vol. 20, pp. 1 - 11, https://openjournals.library.sydney.edu.au/index.php/JASAL/issue/view/From%20Colony%20to%20Transnation/showToc

McMahon E, 2020, 'Southerly 80 Editorial', Southerly: a review of Australian literature, vol. 79, pp. 6 - 12

McMahon EN; Fink H, 2016, 'Editorial', Southerly: Words and Music, vol. 76, pp. 6 - 11

McMahon EN, 2016, 'Editorial', Southerly: War and Peace, vol. 75, pp. 7 - 9

McMahon EN, 2015, 'Editorial', Southerly: The Naked Writer 2, vol. 2, pp. 6 - 8

McMahon EN, 2015, 'Editorial', Southerly: Elemental, vol. 75, pp. 6 - 10

McMahon EN, 2014, 'Editorial', Southerly: Forward Thinking Utopia and Apocalypse, vol. 57, pp. 271 - 273, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bjc.12201

McMahon EN; Ashcroft. Bill ; Anwar ; Bishop ; Cummins , 2014, 'Southerly 74.1 Forward Thinking: Utopia and Apocalypse', Southerly, vol. 74, pp. 1 - 276, http://www.englishassociation.org/

McMahon EN, 2013, 'Archipelagic space and the uncertain future of national literatures.', Journal of the Association for Study of Australian Literature (JASAL), vol. 13, pp. 1 - 20, http://www.nla.gov.au/openpublish/index.php/jasal/index

McMahon EN, 2013, 'Editorial', Southerly: Islands and Archipelagos, http://www.englishassociation.org/southerly

McMahon EN, 2013, 'Reading the Planetary Archipelago of the Torres Strait -', Island Studies Journal, vol. 8, pp. 55 - 66, http://www.islandstudies.ca/node/407

McMahon EN, 2012, 'Editorial', Southerly: Mid-Century Women's Writers, vol. 72, pp. 6 - 9

McMahon EN, 2012, 'Mary Gaunt and the Modern Waning of Affect', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature (JASAL), vol. 12, pp. 1 - 11, http://www.nla.gov.au/openpublish/index.php/jasal/article/view/2318/2920

McMahon EN, 2011, 'Editorial', Southerly: Modern Mobilities, vol. 71, pp. 6 - 9

Stratford E; Baldacchino G; McMahon EN; Farbotko C; Harwood A, 2011, 'Envisioning the Archipelago', Island Studies Journal, vol. 6, pp. 113 - 130, http://ro.uow.edu.au/scipapers/3062

Olubas B; McMahon EN, 2011, 'Introduction [JASAL]', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature (JASAL), vol. 11, pp. np - np, http://www.nla.gov.au/openpublish/index.php/jasal/issue/view/Special%20Issue:%20Archive%20Madness/showToc

McMahon EN, 2011, 'Review of Archipelagoes: Insular Fictions from Chivalric Romance to the Novel by Simone Pinet', Island Studies Journal, vol. 6, pp. 267 - 269, http://vre2.upei.ca/islandstudies.ca/node/339

McMahon EN, 2010, 'Australia, the Island Continent: How Contradictory Geography Shapes the National Imaginary', Space and Culture, vol. 13, pp. 178 - 187, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1206331209358224

McMahon EN, 2010, 'Editorial', Southerly: Romance, vol. 70, pp. 6 - 10

McMahon EN, 2010, 'The Proximate Pleasure of Eve Sedgwick: A Legacy of Intimate Reading', Australian Humanities Review, vol. 48, pp. na, http://www.australianhumanitiesreview.org/archive/Issue-May-2010/mcmahon.html

McMahon EN, 2009, 'Editorial', Southerly: Southerly at Seventy, vol. 69, pp. S1 - S2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/1465312514Z.000000000176

McMahon EN, 2008, 'Editorial', Southerly: Sister Arts, vol. 68, pp. 5 - 12

McMahon EN, 2007, 'Judith Wright and the temporality of composition (The `Moving Image`)', Australian Literary Studies, vol. 23, pp. 15 - 26

McMahon EN, 2007, 'The Centaur and the Cyborg: Abject Becoming on the Colonial Frontier', Southerly, vol. 67, pp. 211 - 225

McMahon EN, 2005, 'Encapsulated Space: The Paradise Prison of Australia`s Island Imaginery', Southerly, vol. 65, No. 1, pp. 20 - 29

McMahon EN, 2005, 'False as Eden: Constituting the Female Subject in Time', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature (JASAL), vol. 4, pp. 173 - 184

McMahon EN, 2005, 'Puberty Blues Takes Feminist Generationalism to the Beach', Australian Feminist Studies, vol. 20, No.48, pp. 281 - 289, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08164640500280241

McMahon EN, 2005, 'Review of Barbara Creed`s, `Media Matrix: Sexing the New Reality`', Australian Feminist Studies, vol. 20, No.27, pp. 272 - 273, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000229037600019&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

McMahon EN, 2004, 'The Sculpture of Donna Marcus', Art Monthly Australia, vol. No. 168, pp. 29 - 31

McMahon EN, 2000, 'Lost in Music: Music and Dance in Loaded and Head On', Meanjin, pp. 166 - 175

Conference Papers

McMahon EN, 2008, 'Longing in Belonging: Emily Dickinson`s Poetics of Distance', in New Directions, English Association Sydney, Sydney, presented at English Association English Teacher's Conference 2008, University of Sydney, 28 May 2008


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