Imelda Whelehan

Professor

  • The University of Western Australia (M358), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

19952018
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2018

Breaking Bond's Balls: A Feminist Re-Reading Ian Fleming

Whelehan, I., 2018, JAMES BOND UNCOVERED. Strong, J. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 107-126 20 p. (Palgrave Studies in Adaptation and Visual Culture).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

The Rise of Ladlit and Chicklit

Whelehan, I., 2018, British Literature in Transition, 1980–2000: Accelerated Times. Pollard, E. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 230-243 (British Literature in Transition).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2017

Farm lit: Reading narratives of love on the land

Whelehan, I. & Pini, B., 6 Jul 2017, Cultural Sustainability in Rural Communities: Rethinking Australian Country Towns. Driscoll, C., Darian-Smith, K. & Nichols, D. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, p. 68-83 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Hating Hannah: Or learning to love (post)feminist entitlement

Whelehan, I., 23 Jun 2017, Reading Lena Dunham's Girls: Feminism, postfeminism, authenticity and gendered performance in contemporary television. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 31-44 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Why girls? Why now?

Nash, M. & Whelehan, I., 23 Jun 2017, Reading Lena Dunham's Girls: Feminism, postfeminism, authenticity and gendered performance in contemporary television. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2016

Adapting Ira Levin: A Case Study

Whelehan, I., 2016, New Directions in Popular Fiction: Genre, Distribution, Reproduction. Gelder, K. (ed.). London: Springer, p. 371-385

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Novel
Kiss
Dying
Film Adaptation
Brazil
2015

Adapting Tasmania: Terrorizing the past

Whelehan, I., 1 Jan 2015, The Politics of Adaptation: Media Convergence and Ideology. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 158-171 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

regional identity
event
folklore
recreation
drama

'The Monstrous Regiment’: Literature and the Women’s Liberation Movement

Whelehan, I., 2015, The History of British Women’s Writing, 1970-Present. Eagleton, M. & Parker, E. (eds.). Springer, Vol. 10. p. 114-129 (The History of British Women’s Writing (HBWW)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2014

A Short History of Adaptation Studies in the Classroom

Whelehan, I. & Cartmell, D., 2014, Teaching Adaptations. Cartmell, D. & Whelehan, I. (eds.). London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 1-10

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

History
Film Adaptation
Film Studies
Confidence
Art
3 Citations (Scopus)

Fiction or polemic? Transcending the ageing body in popular women's fiction

Whelehan, I., 6 Nov 2014, Ageing, Popular Culture and Contemporary Feminism: Harleys and Hormones. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 29-46 18 p.

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Introduction: Popular Culture’s ‘Silver Tsunami’

Whelehan, I. & Gwynne, J., 2014, Ageing, Popular Culture and Contemporary Feminism: Harleys and Hormones. Whelehan, I. & Gwynne, J. (eds.). London: Springer, p. 1-13

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

popular culture
baby
trend
entertainment
protest

Representing Women in Popular Culture

Whelehan, I., 2014, The SAGE Handbook of Feminist Theory . Evans, M., Hemmings, C., Henry, M., Madhok, S., Plomien, A. & Wearing, S. (eds.). SAGE Publications Ltd

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2013
10 Citations (Scopus)

Ageing Appropriately: Postfeminist Discourses of Ageing in Contemporary Hollywood

Whelehan, I., 2013, Postfeminism and Contemporary Hollywood Cinema. Gwynne, J. & Muller, N. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 78-95 18 p.

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Where are we and are we there yet?

Whelehan, I., 2013, The Silk Road of Adaptation: Transformations across Disciplines and Cultures . Raw, L. (ed.). Cambridge Scholars Publishing, p. 14-25

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2012
7 Citations (Scopus)

Neo-Victorian Adaptations

Whelehan, I., 6 Sep 2012, A Companion to Literature, Film, and Adaptation. John Wiley & Sons, p. 272-291 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2 Citations (Scopus)

"Shit and string beans," boredom and babies: Bad mothers in popular fiction since 1968

Whelehan, I., 1 Mar 2012, Mediating Moms: Mothers in Popular Culture. McGill-Queen's University Press, p. 147-166 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2009
8 Citations (Scopus)

Not to be looked at: Older women in recent British cinema

Whelehan, I., 8 Sep 2009, British Women's Cinema. Routledge, p. 170-183 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2007
9 Citations (Scopus)

A practical understanding of literature on screen: Two conversations with Andrew Davies

Cartmell, D. & Whelehan, I., 1 Jan 2007, The Cambridge Companion to Literature on Screen. Cambridge University Press, p. 239-251 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Cinema
Fidelity
Bleak House
Leicester
Prolific Writer
1 Citation (Scopus)

Don’t let’s ask for the moon!”: Reading and viewing the woman’s film

Whelehan, I., 1 Jan 2007, The Cambridge Companion to Literature on Screen. Cambridge University Press, p. 138-153 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Reader
Romance
Film Studies
Vicissitudes
Literary Forms

Foreword to 2nd Edition of the Third wave feminism: a critical exploration: Expanded second edition

Whelehan, I., 2007, Third Wave Feminism: A Critical Exploration. Gillis, S., Howie, G. & Munford, R. (eds.). 2 ed. Palgrave Macmillan

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Introduction-Literature on screen: A synoptic view

Cartmell, D. & Whelehan, I., 1 Jan 2007, The Cambridge Companion to Literature on Screen. Cambridge University Press, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Poetry
Film Studies
Viewer
Literary Studies
Academic Discourse
2006

Did Bridget Jones Really Liberate Us?

Whelehan, I., 2006, Contemporary Literary Criticism: Excerpts from Criticism of the Works of Today's Novelists, Poets, Playwrights, Short Story Writers, Scriptwriters, & Other Creative Writers. Hunter, J. (ed.). Detroit, USA: Gale, 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Masculine
Common Sense
Public Life
Aphorism
Will to Power
2005

Harry Potter and the fidelity debate

Cartmell, D. & Whelehan, I., 2005, Books in Motion: Adaptation, Intertextuality, Authorship. Amsterdam: Editions Rodopi b.v., p. 37-49

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Harry Potter
Fidelity
Film Adaptation
Novel
Philosopher
2001

Shakespeare and the Homoerotic

Thompson, M. & Whelehan, I., 2001, Talking Shakespeare. London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 123-137

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Homoerotic
William Shakespeare
Drama
Homoeroticism
Cross-dressing
1999
2 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptations: The contemporary dilemmas

Whelehan, I., 1999, Adaptations : from text to screen, screen to text. Routledge, p. 1-17

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Charles Dickens
D.W. Griffith
Joseph Conrad
Novelist
Literary Criticism
1995

‘Freedom From’ or ‘Freedom to’…? Contemporary Identities in Women’s Magazines

Whelehan, I., 1995, HeteroSexual Politics. Maynard, M. & Purvis, J. (eds.). 1 ed. London: Taylor & Francis, 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

women's press
feminism
addiction
consciousness
love