The Journal of Korean Studies

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The University of Washington-Korea Studies Program, in collaboration with Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, is proud to publish the Journal of Korean Studies.

With the editorial guidance of Clark W. Sorensen and Donald Baker, the Journal of Korean Studies (JKS) is dedicated to publishing outstanding articles, from all disciplines, on a broad range of historical and contemporary topics concerning Korea. In addition the JKS publishes reviews of the latest Korea-related books.

The Journal of Korean Studies publishes two volumes a year in the fall and spring. The Spring issue is a varied topic issue, while the Fall issue is guest-edited and devoted to a specific theme. There are approximately 200 pages per volume.

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Brief Guidelines for Submission of Manuscripts
Please submit one hard copy plus an electronic copy of the manuscript. The electronic version can be submitted on disk or via e-mail. Materials that have been accepted for publication or are being considered for publication elsewhere should not be submitted to The Journal of Korean Studies. Unsolicited book reviews are not accepted.

Thematic issues are confirmed two years in advance. Those who have a publication track record and interest in guest editing a thematic issue may send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a sample call for papers or a list of potential conference papers to the address below.

The Journal of Korean Studies is a semiannual publication. Submissions are accepted year-round. Article manuscripts, including notes, should not exceed fifty double-spaced pages in length. Please use humanities’ style for notes and bibliography. For style and documentation format, consult the Chicago Manual of Style, 16th ed. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010). Romanization of Korean words and names should be according to the McCune-Reischauer system. Before submitting your article manuscript, please refer to The Journal of Korean Studies website for more detailed instructions: http://jsis.washington.edu/korea/jks.

Manuscripts, inquiries, and correspondence to the editors should be sent to the editorial office:

The Journal of Korean Studies
Managing Editor
University of Washington
Thomson Hall, Room 500
Box 353650
Seattle, WA 98195-3650
E-mail: jourks@u.washington.edu