Belonging on the borders — a new essay

“Belonging on the borders” — a new essay published in Coolabah No. 21, 2017 ISSN 1998-5946 Australian Studies Centre, University of Barcelona

Abstract: A personal essay by a novelist in response to the theme of borders and belongings, which sparks thoughts about what belonging is, a life-long sense of outsiderness and its gifts, the pernicious appeal of national identity, and the useful and valuable notion of Transcultural, where non-belongers can belong