Justine Chambers is a PhD Candidate at the Department of Anthropology, School of Culture in the Australian National University's School of Culture, History and Languages (CHL). As part of her research she conducted ethnographic fieldwork in Hpa-an, the capital of Karen state Myanmar in 2015-16. Her thesis focuses on understandings of morality and goodness in the post-conflict landscape of Karen state, getting to grip with how the significant social, political and economic changes of the last five years are impacting the lives of people both young and old.