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The following is an open call for academic articles to be submitted to the Sun Yat-sen Journal of Humanities (SYSJH), a leading journal of humanistic inquiry in Taiwan based at National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaoshiung. With a publishing history that stretches back to 1993, SYSJH is a bi-annual, peer-reviewed, bilingual publication listed in MLA International Biography, Emerging Sources Citation Index, and Taiwan Humanities Citation Index (THCI).

Over the last decade and a half, the journal has established itself as one of the world's leading centers for publication on Sinophone literatures, particularly from Sinophone-Malaysia as well as Taiwan. The publication also has traditional strengths in Taiwanese cultural studies, Chinese literary and intellectual history, Euro-American literatures, and modern continental philosophy. The editorial board of the journal features leading scholars from across the humanities in Taiwan, both north and south.

The editorial board actively welcomes submissions on various topics in the humanities, including but not limited to:

  • Taiwanese culture, history, and literature
  • Modern and pre-modern Chinese Literature
  • Modern and pre-modern Chinese philosophy
  • Sinophone Literatures (broadly defined)
  • Continental Philosophy
  • Gender Studies 
  • Queer Studies 
  • Historical Materialism
  • Art History
  • Musicology
  • Aesthetics and Politics

Submission details can be found here:

Inquires regarding submissions can be sent to: