Being flexible in your international research project during a global pandemic

I thought I would share an update on my research project as it has been a few months since the last one. Unfortunately the continuing Covid-19 pandemic means that I was unable to go overseas during the summer to carry out more research for my project…However, this did mean that I decided to change myContinue reading “Being flexible in your international research project during a global pandemic”

The challenges of working on an international research project during a global pandemic…

As it had been a while since my last update I thought I would write a post on my research project. One of the reasons why there has been such a long time since my last post is because I was unfortunately not able to go on my research trip to Canberra, Australia last monthContinue reading “The challenges of working on an international research project during a global pandemic…”

Research achievements and challenges

My recent research trip to London, UK was very productive. This was despite the Coronavirus being declared a pandemic while I was in London and the fear that the National Archives of the UK and the British Library could close any day hanging over me…Through a combination of hard work (I do not think IContinue reading “Research achievements and challenges”

An eventful first overseas research trip for the project…

I have been in the United Kingdom (UK) for the past week carrying out primary research for my research project, my first overseas trip for it. However, it has certainly been an eventful one…Before leaving Hong Kong I was anxious about whether my new flight (my previous one earlier in the day had been cancelled)Continue reading “An eventful first overseas research trip for the project…”

Getting down to business!

For my previous three research projects (‘The search for a new national identity: A comparative study of the rise of multiculturalism in Canada and Australia, 1890s-1970s’, ‘Australia in War and Peace, 1914-1919’, and ‘The end of the British World and the redefinition of citizenship in Australia, Canada, and Aotearoa New Zealand, 1950s-1970s’) I have alwaysContinue reading “Getting down to business!”

Launching my new research project!

My new research project: ‘Transnational Identities of the Global South Asian Diaspora in Australia, Canada, Aotearoa New Zealand, and South Africa’ officially began on 1 December 2019. Perhaps fittingly I was just on my way back home to Hong Kong from a conference in Wellington, Aotearoa New Zealand. I cannot wait to return there toContinue reading “Launching my new research project!”