Landscapes of Meaning
South Asia—Australia connections: environment and people

18 - 20 October, 2006
University of Technology, Sydney
Building CB06, Room 04.04


It's not just cricket or Bollywood! The connections between South Asia and Australia are expanding through trade, music, film, dance, tourism and migration.

Australia and South Asia face the same urgent questions of:

Despite these common questions, South Asia and Australia have seldom been engaged in either comparison or challenge. This workshop brings together researchers, environmental activists and grass-roots community campaigners from South Asia and Australia to challenge assumptions and find common ground, focusing on the themes of environmental justice and transnational migrancy.

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