Publications

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Books

Douglas, Kate and Anna Poletti. Life Narrative and Youth Cultures: Representation, Agency and Participation. London: Palgrave Macmillan, Studies in Childhood and Youth, 2016.

Poletti, Anna. Intimate Ephemera: Reading Young Lives in Australian Zine Culture, Carlton, Victoria: Melbourne University Publishing, 2008.

Edited Collections and  Journal Special Issues

Poletti, Anna and Julie Rak (eds),  Identity Technologies: Constructing the Self Online. Madison, Wisconsin: University of Wisconsin Press, Wisconsin Studies in Autobiography Series, 2014.

Poletti, Anna, Patrick Spedding and Ros McFarlane (eds). Australian Humanities Review issue 56. Special issue ‘Revealing the Reader’ (May 2014).

Whitlock, Gillian and Anna Poletti (eds). Biography: An Interdisciplinary Quarterly, issue 31.1. Special issue ‘Autographics’ (2008).

Atkinson, Paul and Anna Poletti (eds). Southern Review, issue 40.3. Special issue ‘Testimonial Limits’ (2008).

Refereed Articles

Poletti, Anna. ‘The Anthropology of the Setup: A Conversation with Chris Kraus.’ Contemporary Women’s Writing 10.1 (2016): 123-135 doi:10.1093/cww/vpv030

Poletti, Anna. ‘Periperformative Life Narraitve: Queer Collages.’ GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies, 22.3 (2016): 359-379.

Poletti, Anna, Judith Seaboyer, Rosanne Kennedy, Kate Douglas and Tully Barnett. ‘The Affects of not Reading: Hating Characters, Being Bored, Feeling Stupid.’ Arts and Humanities in Higher Education 15.2 (2016): 231-247.

Douglas, Kate, Tully Barnett, Anna Poletti, Judith Seaboyer and Rosanne Kennedy. ‘Building reading resilience: re-thinking reading for the literary studies classroom.’ Higher Education Research & Development 35.2 (2016): 254-266.

Poletti, Anna and Ali Alizadeh. ‘The Dream of Love in Tsiolkas’ The Slap.’ Southerly 74.3 (2014): 212-225.

Poletti, Anna. ‘Autobiography and Play: ‘A Conversation With My 12 Year Old Self’’. Prose Studies special issue Telling Tales: Autobiographies of Childhood and Youth edited by Kate Douglas and Kylie Cardell. 35.1 (2013): 113-123. (Republished as an edited collection by Routledge, 2015).

Poletti, Anna. ‘Reading for Excess: Relational autobiography, affect and popular culture in Tarnation’. Life Writing 9.2, (2012): 157-172.

Poletti, Anna and Simon Cooper. ‘Intermittent Transparency: Findings from a Freedom of Information Request into the Excellence in Research for Australia Journal Ranking Process’ Australian Humanities Review 53, (2012). Web.

Poletti, Anna. ‘Intimate economies: PostSecret and the affect of confession’. Biography: An Interdisciplinary Quarterly, special issue Life Writing and Intimate Publics edited by Margaretta Jolly, 31.4 (2011): 25-36.

Poletti, Anna. ‘Coaxing an intimate public: life narrative in digital storytelling.’ Continuum: Journal of Media & Cultural Studies 25.1 (2011): 73-83.

Cooper, Simon and Anna Poletti. ‘The ERA and Journal Ranking: The Consequences of Australia’s fraught encounter with ‘quality’’. Australian Universities Review 53.1 (2011): 57-65.

Poletti, Anna. ‘Where the popular meets the mundane: lists in personal zines.’ Canadian Review of American Studies, special issue Popular Auto/biography edited by Julie Rak. 39.3 (2008): 333-349.

Poletti, Anna. ‘Auto/assemblage: Reading the Zine.’ Biography: An Interdisciplinary Quarterly, edited by Gillian Whitlock and Anna Poletti. 31.1 (2008): 85-102.

Whitlock, Gillian and Anna Poletti. ‘Self-Regarding Art’. Biography: An Interdisciplinary Quarterly, special issue Autographics, edited by Gillian Whitlock and Anna Poletti. 31.1 (2008): v-xxiii.

Atkinson, Paul and Anna Poletti. ‘The Limits of Testimony’. Southern Review, special issue ‘Testimonial Limits’, edited by Paul Atkinson and Anna Poletti. 40.3 (2008):1-7.

Poletti, Anna. ‘A People’s History of Australian Zines’ edited and introduced. Sheltered Lives, HEAT 11, new series 2006: 15-38.

Poletti, Anna. ‘Self-publishing in the Global and the Local: Situating Life Writing in Zines’ Biography: An Interdisciplinary Quarterly, guest editor David Parker 28.1 (2005): 183-192.

Book Chapters

Poletti, Anna. ‘Genre and materiality: autobiography and zines.’ Book Presence in the Digital Age, edited by Kiene Brillenburg Wurth, Kári Driscoll and Jessica Pressman, forthcoming.

Douglas, Kate and Anna Poletti. ‘Rethinking Virtual ‘Youth’: Young People and Life Writing.’ in Mediated Youth Cultures: The Internet, Belonging and New Cultural Configurations. Andy Bennett and Brady Robards (eds). London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. 77-94.

Poletti, Anna and Julie Rak. ‘Introduction: Digital Dialogues.’ in Identity Technologies: Constructing the Self Online. Poletti and Rak (eds). 3-22.

Poletti, Anna and Julie Rak. ‘The Blog as Experimental Setting: An Interview with Lauren Berlant.’ in Identity Technologies: Constructing the Self Online. Poletti and Rak (eds). 259-272.

Invited Contributions

Poletti, Anna. ‘Why Everyone Loves I Love Dick.’ OUP blog 12 April 2016.

Poletti, Anna. ‘A Roundtable on the Work of Chris Kraus’ (contribution). The Lifted Brow: The Art Issue (issue 28, 2015).

Poletti, Anna. ‘The art in being public.’ Andy Warhol/Ai Weiwei. Max Delany and Eric Shiner (eds). Melbourne: National Gallery of Victoria and Pittsburgh: The Andy Warhol Museum, 2015.

Poletti, Anna. ‘Zines’. Companion to the Australian MediaEdited by Bridget Griffen-Foley. North Melbourne: Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2014.

Poletti, Anna. ‘Staying Sticky’. IMPRINT 42.6. Melbourne: Print Council of Australia, 2012.

Poletti, Anna. ‘Introduction’ YOU anthology: The first five years by Luke You. Melbourne: Break Down Press, 2008. 1-2.

Poletti, Anna. ‘This Is Not Art’ in H2W2: How to Do an Arts Project: Where to Get Help. Surry Hills: Australia Council for the Arts, 2004. 116-119.