Luke James Corbin is an Australian editor, media producer and brewer based in Yangon, Myanmar since February 2016. In early 2021 Luke relocated to Chiang Mai, Thailand.

You can find his writing in Frontier Myanmar, Journal of Burma Studies, New Mandala, Global Times, and other venues, and you can drink his beers in Thailand, as well as in bars and stores across Myanmar, brewed by the Burbrit Brewery.

Luke produces the Myanmar Musings podcast and is Managing Editor-in-Chief of the bilingual Independent Journal of Burmese Scholarship.

His most recent edited publications are a special journal issue and the volume Moving Around Myanmar. His most recent written publication is Heritage Drinks of Myanmar, a coffee table book published by Silkworm Press in 2022 (for Asia/Oceania orders click here and for the Americas/EU click here).

Contact Luke at He is occasionally available for work requiring precise language skills and specialist knowledge of Southeast Asia. Luke particularly enjoys working with new and emerging scholars from the Zomia region.