Publications

The following is a list of my publications, in an effort to maintain an updated repository regardless of university affiliation. I’ve marked what is available via open access; please feel free to contact me directly about accessing a copy of any paid publications.

BOOK CHAPTERS           

Ellison, Elizabeth (2017). ‘The gritty urban: the Australian beach as city periphery in cinema’. In Forrest, David, Harper, Graeme, & Rayner, Jonathan (Eds.). Filmurbia! Screening the suburbs. Palgrave-McMillan. [purchase link]

Ellison, Elizabeth (2015). ‘The Sapphires’. In Goldsmith, Ben, Ryan, Mark David, & Lealand, Geoff (Eds.). Directory of World Cinema: Australia and New Zealand 2. Intellect Ltd, Bristol, pp. 91 – 92. [purchase link]

Ellison, Elizabeth (2014). ‘On the beach: exploring the complex egalitarianism of the Australian beach’. In Horatschek, Anna-Margaretha, Rosenberg, Yvonne, & Schaebler, Daniel (Eds.) Navigating Cultural Spaces: Maritime Places. Rodopi, Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp. 221-236. [purchase link]

REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLES            

Ellison, Elizabeth (in press). ‘Life’s no beach: (un)popular reality television of the Australian beach’. In Australasian Journal of Popular Culture, 2.

Ellison, Elizabeth (2017). ‘Facing death on the Australian beach: examining fear and transcendence’. In TEXTjournal of writing and writing courses, spec iss 45. http://www.textjournal.com.au/speciss/issue45/Ellison.pdf [open access].

Ellison, Elizabeth (2017). ‘The #AustralianBeachspace Project: examining opportunities for research dissemination using Instagram’. In M/C Journal20(4). http://journal.media-culture.org.au/index.php/mcjournal/article/view/1251 [open access]

Ellison, Elizabeth and Hawkes, Lesley (2016). ‘Australian Beachspace: The plurality of an iconic site’. In Borderlands e-journal: new spaces in the humanities, 15(1). http://www.borderlands.net.au/vol15no1_2016/ellisonhawkes_beachspace.pdf [open access]

Ellison, Elizabeth (2016). ‘Badland beach: the Australian beach as a site of cultural remembering’. International Journal of Media and Cultural Politics, 12 (1), pp. 115 – 127. [purchase link]

Van Hemert, Tess and Ellison, Elizabeth (2015). ‘Queensland’s Film Culture: the challenges of local film distribution and festival exhibition’. Studies in Australasian Cinema, 9 (1). http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17503175.2014.1002269 [preprint version]

Ellison, Elizabeth (2011). ‘Flagging spaces: exploring representations of ownership on the Australian beach’. Ejournalist, 11(1), pp. 14-28. http://ejournalist.com.au/v11n1/Ellison.pdf [open access]

CONFERENCE PAPERS – REFEREED

Ellison, Elizabeth and Ryan, Mark David (2015). ‘A dangerous place: the function of the beach as a setting in Australian horror movies’. In Film and History Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference, 1 – 3 July 2015. Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane.

CONFERENCE PAPERS – NON-REFEREED

Batty, Craig., Brien, Donna,. Ellison, Elizabeth and Owens, Alison (2018). ‘The invisible work of the doctorate: human challenges that candidates face and overcome’. In Quality in Postgraduate Research, April 17 – 19, 2018. Adelaide, South Australia. [abstract].

Ellison, Elizabeth (2018). ‘Life’s no beach: the unpopular reality television of the Australian beach’. In Tales of the (Un)Popular: Intersections of Narrative, History, and Popular Culture, 1 February, 2018. Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

Ellison, Elizabeth (2017). ‘A short history of beach writing in Australia’. In Writing the Australian Beach Symposium, August 18, 2017. CQUniversity, Noosa. [abstract].

Ellison, Elizabeth (2017). ‘The coastal memoir: an investigation of landscape in Robert Drewe and Tim Winton memoirs’. In IABA Asia Pacific Conference, June 23, 2017. CQUniversity, Noosa.  

Ellison, Elizabeth (2017). ‘In pursuit of texts: digital writing across the creative industries’. In ASAL Mini-Conference: Australian Writing after the Internet, April 21, 2017. University of Newcastle, Newcastle. [abstract]

Mitchell, Peta, Highfield, Tim and Ellison, Elizabeth (2015). ‘Social media and the Australian spatial imaginary’. In Australian and New Zealand Communication Association Conference, 8 – 10 July, 2015. Queenstown, New Zealand. [slide presentation]

Ellison, Elizabeth (2015). ‘Facing Death on the Australian Beach’. In American Association of Australasian Literary Studies Conference, 9-11 April 2015. Texas Christian University, USA.

Ellison, Elizabeth (2014). ‘Life’s a Beach: representations of the Australian beach in reality television’. In Media and Place, 11-12 July 2014. Leeds Metropolitan University, UK.

Ellison, Elizabeth (2013). ‘Creative intersections: supervision, practice and the space between’. In Hamilton, Jillian G. & Carson, Susan J. (Eds.) In Effective Supervision of Creative Arts Research Degrees Symposium, 7-8 February 2013, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD. [abstract]

Holliday, Penny and Ellison, Elizabeth (2013). ‘TEXTA Book Club in the QUT Art Museum’. In Higher Education, Creative Engagement and the Creative Economy: the Australia Experience, 8 July 2013. Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD. [slide presentation and audio recording]

Ellison, Elizabeth, Holliday, Penny, and Van Luyn, Ariella (2012). ‘Reading images: the book club in the art gallery’. In AUCEA Next Steps: Community Engaged Learning, 9-11 July 2012. Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD. [abstract]

Ellison, Elizabeth (2010). ‘Flagging Spaces: exploring the Australian beach as an egalitarian space’. In Navigating Cultural Spaces: images of coast and sea, 1 – 3 October 2010. Christen-Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany.

Ellison, Elizabeth (2010). ‘Flagging Spaces: exploring the myth of the Australian beach as an egalitarian space’. In Ignite10! Creative Industries Postgraduate Research Conference, 27 – 29 October, 2010. Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD. [open access]

Ellison, Elizabeth (2010). ‘Men at the beach: essentialism revisited’. In Emerging Spaces: New Possibilities in Critical Times. Australian Women’s and Gender Studies Association Conference. 30 June – 2 July, 2010. University of South Australia, South Australia.

Cantrell, Kate and Ellison, Elizabeth (2009). ‘Between flagged borders, across gendered lands: the voiceless female space in contemporary representations of Australian beach’. In Proceedings of the ECCQ Multicultural Summit ’09, Ethic Communities Council of Queensland, State Library of Queensland, Brisbane. [open access]

THESIS         

Ellison, Elizabeth (2013). The Australian Beachspace: flagging the spaces of Australian beach texts. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology. [open access]

REPORTS          

Klaebe, Helen, Ellison, Elizabeth, Gilpin, Cate, Kirk, Grace, and Webster, Kathleen (2016). Evaluation of Artslink Queensland’s Animating Spaces 2013 – 2015: Final Report. Artslink Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. [open access]

Klaebe, Helen, Ellison, Elizabeth, and Kirk, Grace (2015). Spotlight on Animating Spaces: Evaluation of Artslink Queensland’s Animating Spaces 2013 & 2014. Artslink Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. [open access]

Hamilton, Jillian, Thomas, Mandy, Carson, Susan, and Ellison, Elizabeth (2015). Good Practice Report: postgraduate research and coursework degrees. Project Report. Office of Learning and Teaching. http://www.olt.gov.au/project-good-practice-report-postgraduate-research-and-coursework-degrees-2013

Hamilton, Jillian, Carson, Susan, and Ellison, Elizabeth (2014). Building distributed leadership for effective supervision of creative practice higher research degrees. Project Report. Office of Learning and Teaching. http://www.olt.gov.au/project-building-distributed-leadership-effective-supervision-creative-practice-higher-research-degr

Hamilton, Jillian, Carson, Susan, and Ellison, Elizabeth (2014). 12 principles for effective supervision of creative practice higher research degrees. Booklet. Office of Learning and Teaching. supervisioncreativeartsphd.net

REVIEWS

Ellison, Elizabeth (2017). ‘Doctoral Writing in the Creative and Performing Arts [Review]’. TEXT: journal of writing and writing programs. [Book Review.] [open access]

Ellison, Elizabeth (2013). ‘Narrating the Nation: Representations in History, Media and the Arts’. LiNQ (Literature in North Queensland). [Book Review.] [open access]

Ellison, Elizabeth (2013). ‘The International Encyclopaedia of Media Studies’. M/C Reviews. [Book Review.] [open access]

CREATIVE WORKS

Ellison, Elizabeth and Maxwell, Mark (2017). ‘#AustralianBeachspace’. CQUni Noosa Art Space, August 18 – September 15, 2017. http://www.cqunas.org/exhibition_25.html [research statement].