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Asia Pacific Memo is for those interested in current issues in Asia and across the Pacific. Distributed twice-weekly, we feature 350 word essays or video interviews on contemporary Asia. Each edition addresses a compelling issue and is based in academic research. If you would like to receive the Memo via email, see our “subscribe” page.

 

Our previous editor, Dr. Julian Dierkes explains the Asia Pacific Memo’s key goal:

 

Asia Pacific Memo is a communications initiative led by the Institute of Asian Research (IAR) at The University of British Columbia (UBC) in Vancouver, Canada.

Core components of Asia Pacific Memo

Disclaimer

Please note that each contributor or author of Asia Pacific Memo retains all copyright in his or her article(s) submitted and published in Asia Pacific Memo. The articles published in Asia Pacific Memo do not necessarily express the views or opinions of the Institute of Asian Research of the University of British Columbia or any of its representatives. Any opinions or views expressed in an article that is published in Asia Pacific Memo are those of the author of that article.

Asia Pacific Memo Team

Editor

  • Hyung-Gu Lynn

Associate Editor

  • Daniel Kane

Student Editing Assistants

  • Paul Weston (video)
  • Ian McDonald

Previous Editorial Board Members 

  • Julian Dierkes, Paul Evans, and Jessica Main, Tsering Shakya, Timothy Cheek, and Prod Laquain (bios available here)

Contact Us

To contact Asia Pacific Memo’s team or our contributors, please email asiapacificmemo [at] gmail.com and we will respond promptly.