This symposium seeks to investigate various issues which concern city literature in the Asia-Pacific region such as:

Economic divide in the city
Nature and environmental issues
Creative spaces in cities
City, religion, and spirituality
Global images in city literature
Well-being and Mental Health
Asia-Pacific cities on film
Postmodern architecture
City and identity
Multiculturalism and urban space
Papers are by no means limited to these issues. We welcome papers related to other concerns associated with city literature.