HJAS 82/1 Published

Publication News

The latest issue of HJAS (Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies) is now available on Project Muse

cover of HJAS showing a woodblock print of a steam locomotive, telegraph, and rickshaw

The current issue (Volume 82, Number 1) includes:

research articles:

A Soundscape of Urban Modernity: Voices and Din in 1874 Hanjōki (GALA MARIA FOLLACO)
Publisher at Work: Yu Xiangdou’s Self-Images (SUYOUNG SON)
The Language of Sex in Jin Ping Mei (KEITH MCMAHON)

review essays:

Blueprints for Making Room: Considering Closure and Hospitality in Anglophone Heian Literary Studies (REGINALD JACKSON)
Rethinking Emanational Politics in Inner Asia (CHARLENE MAKLEY)

and reviews of books by Alain Arrault and Lina Verchery (trans.) Andrew Chittick, David Fedman, William O. Gardner, Hyung-A Kim, Joseph P. McDermott, Mårten Söderblom Saarela, Eric Schluessel, Stephen H. Whiteman, and Simon Wickhamsmith

To view the full table of contents, please visit the HJAS website. The full issue is available on Project MUSE.

About HJAS: Founded in 1936 under the auspices of the Harvard-Yenching Institute, the Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies (HJAS) has without interruption pursued its mission to disseminate original, outstanding research and book reviews on the humanities in Asia, focusing at present on the areas of China, Japan, Korea, and Inner Asia.

For a complete run of back issues online, with a five-year moving wall, see JSTOR. Starting with Volume 69 (2009), issues are also available through Project MUSE. For more information, please visit the HJAS official website.

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