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Peer-reviewed articles and chapters:

Book reviews:

  • Forthcoming: Beeston, Alix. Rev. of Nicole Erin Morse, Selfie Aesthetics: Seeing Trans Feminist Futures in Self-Representational Art (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2022). Journal of American Studies, 2024
  • Beeston, Alix. Rev. of Genevieve Yue, Girl Head: Feminism and Film Materiality (New York: Fordham University Press, 2020). JCMS: Journal of Cinema and Media Studies 61.1 (2021): 193–98
  • Beeston, Alix. “A History of Shapes.” Rev. of Anwen Crawford, No Document (Sydney: Giramondo, 2021). Sydney Review of Books, 11 May 2021. Reprinted in Critic Swallows Book: Ten Years of the Sydney Review of Books, ed. Catriona Menzies-Pike (Sydney: Giramondo, 2023)
  • Beeston, Alix. “Fingers Stained with Fruit and Ink.” Rev. of Ellena Savage, Blueberries (London: Text Publishing, 2020). Sydney Review of Books, 15 June 2020
  • Beeston, Alix. Rev. of Louise Hornby, Still Modernism: Photography, Literature, Film (New York: Oxford University Press, 2017). Modernism/modernity 26.1 (2019): 219–22. Selected as feature review for January 2019 and cross-published at Modernism/modernity Print Plus

Other publications:

  • Forthcoming: Beeston, Alix, and Pardis Dabashi. Introduction to special series, “Judging by its Cover,” Visualities forum, Modernism/modernity Print Plus (2024)
  • Beeston, Alix. “Blur.” Visualities forum, Modernism/modernity Print Plus 7.1, 29 July 2022
  • Beeston, Alix. “A Ghost with a Camera.” Special Essay Cluster on Ling Ma’s Severance, ed. Jane Hu and Anjuli Raza Kolb. Post45 Contemporaries, October 2020
  • Beeston, Alix, Alexandra Kingston-Reese, and Cadence Kinsey. “On Instagram: An Intimate, Immediate Conversation.” ASAP/J, 29 February 2020
  • Beeston, Alix. “Looking Like A Modernist.” Visualities forum, Modernism/modernity Print Plus 4.2, 5 August 2019
  • Beeston, Alix. “The Sound of Loss.” Docalogue, 1 July 2019. Reprinted in Unfinished: Women Filmmakers in Process, ed. Stefan Solomon and Alix Beeston (Cardiff: Image Works, 2022)
  • Beeston, Alix. “Opening the Book: I Didn’t Wake Up Like This.” Modernism/modernity Print Plus 3.4, January 2019
  • Beeston, Alix. “The Rock on Top: From King Kong to Dwayne Johnson’s Skyscraper.Los Angeles Review of Books, 4 August 2018
  • Beeston, Alix. “From Early Photography to the Instagram Age.” Oxford University Press Blog, 24 April 2018
  • Beeston, Alix. “Looking Again at Women in Photography.” Wales Arts Review and George Eastman Museum Blog, 1 March 2018
  • Beeston, Alix. “What Do We Love When We Love Books by Dead Authors?” The Conversation Australia, July 2015

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