Juan Zhang

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Juan Zhang is a lecturer in Sociology at the University of New England in Australia. Her research interests include social change, transnational migration and mobility, gender and development in the context of Asia. Her work places a central focus on multiple forms of borders and mobilities, governance, and global circulations. In particular, her research explores migrant experiences and subjectivities, borders and transgressions, and how global flows and circulations transform the technologies of governance in everyday life. Before joining UNE, Juan completed her PhD in Anthropology at Macquarie University, and was a Research Fellow at the Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore.

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The State of Fun: Casinos and Experiential Capitalism in Singapore