CFP: Journal of Lao Studies. New Submission Date and Email

Mike Rattanasengchanh Announcement
Subject Fields
Asian American History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Southeast Asian History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Environmental History / Studies

*** Had issue with former email account so re-posting with new submission date and email 

The Journal of Lao Studies is accepting submissions of articles, book review suggestions, review articles (extended reviews of major publications, trends in the field, or of political, social, or economic events). These submissions can cover studies on Laos (all ethnic groups), Lao residing in bordering countries (Northeast Thailand, Northeast Cambodia, Vietnam, China, and Burma), ethnic groups bordering Laos with a representation in Laos (e.g. Akha, Mien, Khmu, Hmong, Tai Lue, etc.), or studies in regards to Lao disapora outside of Asia (the Americas, Australia, France, Argentina, etc.).

Papers will go through a double blind peer-review. 

Please send submissions to and not the email address on the CLS website. 

See the website for further information and guidelines,

You can contact us at the editor’s email address,

NEW deadline for submission in the upcoming journal issue is August 1, 2023. Submissions received after the due date will be considered for the next issue. Please submit papers to to and not the email address on the CLS website.

We are excited to see what new research has been done!


Dr. P. Mike Rattanasengchanh, Editor
Assistant Professor of History
Midwestern State University
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