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Michelle Aung Thin was born in Rangoon, Burma, grew up in Canada, and currently teaches in the School of Media & Communication at RMIT University in Melbourne. She is the author of several novels set in Burma. Michelle was the first Asialink resident to Myanmar in 2014 (funded by Arts Victoria) and was a National Library of Australia Creative Arts Fellow (supported by the Eva Kollsman and Ray Mathew Trust), researching in the Luce Collection.


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