Asian Currents is the ASAA’s electronic news bulletin. It aims to connect Australia’s academic experts on Asia with journalists, policymakers, business people, artists and other educators. By telling you what is happening in the research world, we hope you will be able to make better use of the wealth of knowledge available and that you will recognize the importance of fostering Australia’s Asia knowledge.

Asian Currents (ISSN 1449-4418) was first published in March 2004 and was generously funded in its first two years with a grant from The Myer Foundation.  From 2006 until the end of 2009 Asian Currents was funded by  the ARC Asia Pacific Futures Research Network.

Asian Currents is edited by Jane Freebury.

Contact Jane at asiancurrentseditor@gmail.com

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Asian Currents welcomes submissions of articles of between 1000 and 1500 words. Articles should be written in non-technical language for an informed, general readership as well as for Asia specialists. Where possible, references should be embedded in the text rather than as footnotes or at the end of articles.