About Louise Edwards

Louise Edwards is President of the Asian Studies Association of Australia and Professor of Modern Chinese History at UNSW.

Australia - Asia relations

Australia needs more than luck to build stronger bonds with Asia


Australians need a much better understanding of how they are perceived in Asia. writes LOUISE EDWARDS. Despite some enthusiasm for affirming Australia’s place in the Anglosphere, few business, political and community leaders deny the importance of Asia to Australia’s short- and long-term prosperity. Recognition that Australians must continue to deepen our engagement with Asia is […]