Georg Winterberger is a social anthropologist working as a Lecturer and Executive Director at the Department of Social Anthropology and Cultural Studies of Universität Zürich, Switzerland. Currently, he is working on livelihood strategies in Mawlamyine, Myanmar. He is the author of Myanmar: Through the lens of people (2017) and Ethnographie des Spitals Manyemen: Eine Untersuchung zur Nutzersicht bezüglich Qualität der Pflege in Kamerun (2015).Esther Tenberg holds a Master’s in Southeast Asian Studies from Bonn University, Germany. During her research for this degree, she spent a year studying the Myanmar language at the Yangon University of Foreign Languages, Myanmar. Her main research interests are discourses of alterity, how ethnorace and gender intersect, and Buddhism within Myanmar. She is currently Vice-president of the Myanmar-Institut, Germany.