Research Publications for Ann L Hardy

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  • Michelle, C., Davis, C. H., Hardy, A. L., & Hight, C. (2017). Fans, Blockbusterisation, and the Transformation of Cinematic Desire: Global Receptions of the Hobbit Film Trilogy. Palgrave Macmillan UK. doi:10.1057/978-1-137-59616-1

  • Hardy, A., Matamua, R., & Whaanga, H. (2017). Beyond reclamation: Matariki and materializing religious culture. In Popular Culture Association of Australia and New Zealand (PopCAANZ) 8th International Conference. Conference held at Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand.

  • Michelle, C., Davis, C. H., Hardy, A. L., & Hight, C. (2017). Pleasure, disaffection, 'conversion' or rejection? The (limited) role of prefiguration in shaping audience engagement and response. International Journal of Cultural Studies, 20(1), 65-82. doi:10.1177/1367877915571407

  • Hardy, A., & Whaanga, H. (2017). The celestial canopy: Māori religiosity and public culture in Aotearoa/New Zealand. In Australian Association for the Study of Religion and New Zealand Association for the Study of Religion Annual Conference 2017. Conference held at The University of Notre Dame Australia Broadway, Sydney.

  • Hardy, A. (2017). The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring. In Books to Film Cinematic Adaptations of Literary Works (pp. 243-247). Gale.

  • Hardy, A. (2016). Matariki hunganui: te papa tongarewa and the celebration of matariki, the māori new year. Material Religion, 12(3), 396-398. doi:10.1080/17432200.2016.1192144

  • Zalipour, A., & Hardy, A. (2016). Women, religion, and food: Indian diasporic film in New Zealand. Women's Studies: an interdisciplinary journal, 45(8), 775-789. doi:10.1080/00497878.2016.1232026

  • Hardy, A. (2016). Creating an exhibition for research dissemination. In ANZCA: Creating Space in the Fifth Estate. Conference held at University of Newcastle, Australia.

  • Matamua, R., Whaanga, J. P., Hardy, A., & Tuahine, H. (2016). Te Whaanau Maarama: The Heavenly Bodies (No. Of Pieces: 1 large gallery - 40-50 panels) [Exhibition]. Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato. Retrieved from

  • Davis, C. H., Michelle, C., Hardy, A., & Hight, C. (2016). Making global audiences for a Hollywood ‘blockbuster’ feature film: Marketability, playability and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012). Journal of Fandom Studies, 4(1), 105-125.

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