Roberts, Rosemary A. Maoist model theatre: The semiotics of gender and sexuality in the Chinese Cultural Revolution (1966-1976). Leiden, Germany: Koninklijke Brill NV, 2010.
Roberts, Rosemary (2016). Shang Yang and the Performance of Historical Drama in Reform-Era China. In Li Ruru (Ed.), Staging China: New Theatres in the Twenty-First Century (pp. 61-78) Houndmills, United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan. doi:10.1057/9781137529442
Roberts, Rosemary A. (2009). Maoist women warriors: Historical continuities and cultural transgressions. In Tao Dongfeng, Yang Xiaobin, Roberts, Rosemary A. and Yang Ling (Ed.), Chinese Revolution and Chinese Literature (pp. 139-162) Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholarly Publishing.
Roberts, R. A. (1999). Women's studies in literature and feminist literary criticism in contemporary China. In Antonia Finnane and Anne McLaren (Ed.), Dress, Sex and Text in Chinese Culture (pp. 225-240) Clayton, Vic: Monash Asia Institute.
Roberts, Rosemary (2017) Listening to China's Cultural Revolution: music, politics and cultural continuities, edited by Paul Clark, Laikwan Pang and Tsan-Huang Tsai. The China Journal, 77 155-157. doi:10.1086/689249
Roberts, Rosemary (2015) Reconfiguring Red: Class discourses in the new millennium TV adaptation of The Red Detachment of Women. China Perspectives, 2015 2: 25-31.
Roberts, Rosemary (2012) The soul of Beijing opera: Theatrical creativity and continuity in the changing world. China Quarterly, 209 209: 254-255. doi:10.1017/S0305741012000215
Roberts, Rosemary and Li, Li (2010) Body, gender and revolution in twentieth-century Chinese literature. Introduction. New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies, 12 1: 1-5.
Roberts, Rosemary (2010) Gender psychology in the women of The Red Lantern in its evolution from model opera to soap opera. New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies, 12 1: 93-109.
Roberts, R. and Creese, H. (2008) Gender, text, performance and agency in Asian cultural contexts. Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific, 16 1-9.
Roberts, R. (2008) Performing gender in Maoist ballet: mutual subversions of genre and ideology in The Red Detachment of Women. Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific, 16 1-17.
Roberts, Rosie (2007) Review of Fran Martin and Larissa Heinrich (eds). Embodied Modernities: Corporeality, representation and Chinese cultures. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2006. 290pp. US$48.00, hardcover.. Asian Studies Review, 31 3: 371-372. doi:10.1080/10357820701559105
Roberts, Rosemary (2007) Corruption and Realism in Late Socialist China: The Return of the Political [Book Review]. The China Journal, 58 234-236.
Roberts, Rosemary Ann (2006) Review of Behind the Silence: Chinese voices on Abortion. By Nie Jing-bao. New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies, 8 1: -157.
Roberts, Rosemary (2006) Gendering the revolutionary body: Theatrical costume in Cultural Revolution China. Asian Studies Review, 30 2: 141-159. doi:10.1080/10357820600714231
Roberts, Rosemary (2006) From Zheng Qiang to Jiang Shuiying: The feminization of a revolutionary hero in Maoist theatre's 'Song of the Dragon River'. Asian Theatre Journal, 23 2: 265-291. doi:10.1353/atj.2006.0029
Roberts, R. A. (2005) Abortion as personal experience in Chinese women's fiction: The 'Alienated Maternal Body' in Lu Xing'er's The Sun is Not Out Today. New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies, 7 1: 63-92.
Roberts, R. A. (2004) Review of Fictional Authors, Imaginary Audiences: Modern Chinese Literature in the Twentieth Century. Asian Studies Review, 28 4: 432-433.
Roberts, Rosemary (2004) Positive women characters in the revolutionary model works of the Chinese cultural revolution: An argument against the theory of erasure of gender and sexuality. Asian Studies Review, 28 4: 407-422. doi:10.1080/10357820500032487
Roberts, Rosemary and Liang, Laifong (1996) Review of Morning Sun: Interviews with Chinese Writers of the Lost Generation. The China Journal, 35 185-186.
Roberts, Rosemary A. (1995) Conference review: Chinese literature translation workshop. Asian Studies Review, 18 3: 134-135.
Roberts, R. A. (2007). The Chinese woman warrior in the yangbanxi in historical and cultural perspective. In: Proceedings of International Conference on Chinese Revolution & Chinese Literature. International Conference on Chinese Revolution & Chinese Literature, Beijing, China, (10-31). 27-29 October, 2007.
Roberts, R. A. (2004). Feminising the counter-revolution: An analysis of negative characters in the revolutionary model works of the Chinese cultural revolution. In: R. Cribb and L. Edwards, Asia Examined: Proceedings of the 15th Biennial Conference of the ASAA, 2004. Asia Examined, Canberra, (1-25). 29 June - 2 July, 2004.
Roberts, Rosemary Ann. Review of: Inside a service trade: Studies in contemporary Chinese prose. Australian National University, Contemporary China Centre.