REFLECTION: Scheherazade describes the profound harm that internalised inferiority can do to non-white women living in white-majority societies.
REFLECTION: Sanjaya Fernando describes the disconnect he feels celebrating New Year away from the natural signs that used to mark it for him.
INTERVIEW: Vesna Cvjetićanin talks to Lepomir Miladinović, a Serbian tailor living in Australia, who finds a sense of peace and belonging through playing the frula.
FOLK DANCING: Barbara Amalberti tells us about her folk dancing journey from Liguria, Italy, to a Tarantella school in Melbourne, Australia.
CROSS-CULTURAL HEALTH: Vinh Tran discusses his experiences of communicating in cross-cultural settings as a doctor.
THOUGHT PIECE: Abeir Soukieh discusses the distorted physical standards imposed on Arab women in North American film.
POEM: In his first English-language poem, Sanjaya Fernando describes how a smile can lead to lasting connections between culturally-different people.
INTERVIEW: Vesna Cvjetićanin talks with be:longing about nostalgia and its role in the migrant experience.
POEM: Jasmine Soukieh discusses the cumulative effects of persistent othering.
RECIPE: Food writer Emiko Davies shares with us a reflection and recipe from her third cookbook, Tortellini at Midnight.