Deakin’s University School of Communication and Creative Arts and the School of Humanities and Social Sciences are proud to present a unique panel forum event. Don’t miss your opportunity to meet and hear three outstanding writers—Murong Xuecun (China), Joshua Ip (Singapore) and Maggie Tiojakin (Indonesia) are cultural agenda setters at home who explore issues of identity and belonging in the new world that is unfolding.
The Asian century is in full swing, generating unprecedented economic and social power. In coming decades this will profoundly change the world, and the lives of all those living in the world’s most populous region. Griffith Review 49: New Asia Now, edited by Professor Julianne Schultz AM FAHA and Jane Camens, showcases outstanding young writers from the countries at the centre of Asia’s ongoing transformation. They write about the people and places they know with passion, flair and insight.