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Dan Edwards

is a writer, academic and journalist based in Melbourne.


About Dan Edwards

Dan Edwards is a writer, academic and journalist based in Melbourne. His debut book, Independent Chinese Documentary: Alternative Visions, Alternative Publics, was published by Edinburgh University Press in 2015. He lived and worked in China as a magazine editor from 2007–11, and before that worked at the Australian Film Commission. He was awarded a PhD in Film and Television from Monash University in 2014, and since 2013 has been lecturing in the School of Culture and Communication at the University of Melbourne.


Articles about Dan Edwards

Articles by Dan Edwards

Border Crossings

'Her upbringing in a tiny village far from China’s urban elite, and her late transposition to Britain, allows Guo to bring a coolly analytical eye to both cultures, dissecting the strengths and foibles of each with wit and precision. In short, the complex process of cross-cultural negotiation Guo traces in her novels makes her a keen commentator on the experience of globalisation for everyday people, and the impact on global culture of China’s opening and rise.'

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