CFP: Fashioning Asian Identities

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The University of San Francisco Center for Asia Pacific Studies is pleased to announce a call for papers for “Fashioning Asian Identities,” the special Fall 2018 issue of its peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal, Asia Pacific Perspectives.

With this issue, the Center will provide a forum for sharing the latest research on issues relating to cultures of dress, clothing, fashion and the formation of identity in Greater China, Japan, Korea, India, and the Philippines. Scholars working on the contemporary period are especially encouraged to apply. Possible themes include empire, nation and globalization, gender identity, sexuality, masculinity, media, and pop culture.

Papers must represent original work not already published or in press. For more information about Asia Pacific Perspectives, please visit our website:

• DEADLINE: Review of submissions will begin on May 1, 2018.

To submit a paper: Email your documents electronically in MS Word or compatible format to

Asia Pacific Perspectives (ISSN: 2167-1699) is a peer-reviewed electronic journal published twice a year by the University of San Francisco Center for Asia Pacific Studies. Its mission is to inform public opinion through publications that express divergent views and ideas that promote cross-cultural understanding, tolerance, and the dissemination of knowledge. The journal offers a forum for the exchange of ideas from both established scholars in the field and doctoral candidates.


Why publish with us? Asia Pacific Perspectives offers authors:


• Established journal with a track record of publication since 2001


• Benefit of full peer review on a shorter timeline than comparable venues

• Open-access and fully indexed via EBSCO, providing ease of access

• E-journal format allows publication of numerous, full-color images

For more information, contact: Dr. Leslie A. Woodhouse, Assistant Managing Editor at or visit: and check out our Guidelines for Contributors.