Dear AASRNers,

Even as the arts sector is being severely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic crisis, and as multiple creative responses are being conjured up, here’s a reminder of the utter importance of the pioneering work that our Asian Australian community does. Soo-Min Shim presented a version of this paper, “The Gyopo Gap,” at the Asian Australian Identities 7 conference on the Genealogies of Identity Politics in November 2019. Here’s the revised presentation now published in Peril.