Billie Dashah Chen

Billie Dashah Chen
 Affiliate Editor
Billie is an undergraduate at the University of Queensland, completing a Studies in Religion and Asian Studies bachelor degree. Among her areas of interest are South/South East Asian studies, including topics such as Sanskrit language and research, the practice and relationship of tattooing and textiles in nomadic society in India, self-mortification in South and Southeast Asian religious rituals such as fire walking, body piercing and self-flagellation, ritual and religion in the Hindu diaspora, and women in the female authored canonical text in the Pali Canon. Billie is heavily involved on her campus, as she is the president of both Culture Club and Uni A.S.I.A. After completing her undergraduate degree, she plans to begin a Research Higher Degree program in Asian Studies.