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Melbourne Asia Review is an initiative of the Asia Institute. Any inquiries about Melbourne Asia Review should be directed to the Managing Editor, Cathy Harper.

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WEBINAR: Gender, the Environment & Migration: ‘safety’ & ‘belonging’ in & around Asia

Guests discuss ‘safety’ and ‘belonging’ in the context of global im/mobilities brought on by the pandemic.

The caregiving burden of ageing Filipino Australian women in the digital era

  • Dr Earvin Charles Cabalquinto,

New communications technologies have increased the financial burden of Filipino women caring for family abroad.

INTRODUCTION: Gender, the environment and migration: ‘safety and belonging’ in and around Asia

  • Professor Claire Maree,

This edition offers potential new frameworks to explore how gender impacts mobility and feelings of belonging and safety in and around Asia.

Why queer translation needs Asian languages and contexts

  • Yahia Zhengtang Ma,

Asian languages and contexts within the field of queer translation can be a model for discussions of queerness.

Why the history and context of words are important – the example of ‘xiansheng’

  • Yang Wang,

Unless language students are taught the history and context of words, cultural misunderstanding occurs.