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The Rohingya

Julia Wallace

Citizenship in Myanmar is a complex tangle of rules – ‘only’ 135 ‘national ethnicities’ can ever be granted full rights.

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The Rohingya

Julia Wallace

Citizenship in Myanmar is a complex tangle of rules – ‘only’ 135 ‘national ethnicities’ can ever be granted full rights.

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Michael L. Gray

The two of us arriving at this tiny corner of Hanoi at the exact same time, from opposite sides of the planet.

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From the archive

Attitude adjustment
By Nic Dunlop
Guardian of Yangon
By Poppy McPherson
Facework
By Emma Larkin
Victor’s justice
By Minh Bui Jones
Books for everyone
By Nic Dunlop
Dancing with Perséphone
By Larry Strange
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About face

Michael Freeman

When literary critic William Empson turned to Buddhist iconography, he moved from ambiguity in poetry to the faces of the Buddha.