Megha Amrith is a Research Fellow at the United Nations University Institute on Globalization, Culture and Mobility in Barcelona. She is an urban anthropologist of migration and has published on migrant labour, cultural diversity, care and citizenship in comparative contexts.
Books by this author
Caring for Strangers
Filipino Medical Workers in Asia
• First book-length ethnography of migrant medical workers in contemporary Southeast Asia.
• Recounts the personal narratives, experiences and aspirations of Filipino medical workers living and working in global Asia (especially Singapore).
• Explores inter-Asian cultural encounters in everyday spaces of care and intimacy.