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Fran Martin

Associate Professor Fran Martin is currently working on a five-year fellowship funded by the Australian Research Council researching the social and subjective experiences of a large group of young women from China studying and living in Australia (

Fluent in Mandarin, Fran's research over the past 20 years has explored various aspects of transnational Chinese youth and media cultures. Her recent books include Telemodernities: Television and Transforming Lives in Asia (with Tania Lewis and Wanning Sun Duke U.P., 2016), and Lifestyle Media in Asia: Consumption, Aspiration and Identity (co-edited with Tania Lewis, Routledge, 2016).

Fran is a Reader in Cultural Studies at the University of Melbourne.

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