Cross-Currents – Limited Time Special Offer – 50% Off

Cross-Currents: East Asian History and Culture Review’s next issue—volume 9, issue 1—will be its last. Limited print copies of Cross-Currents are now available for a 50% discount through June 1. 

Since 2012, Cross-Currents has offered readers up-to-date research findings, emerging trends, and cutting-edge perspectives concerning East Asian history and culture from scholars in both English-speaking and Asian language-speaking academic communities.

A joint enterprise of the Research Institute of Korean Studies (RIKS) at Korea University and the Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS) at the University of California, Berkeley, Cross-Currents has balanced issues traditionally addressed by Western humanities and social science journals with issues of immediate concern to scholars in China, Japan, Korea, and Vietnam. 

Most issues include multiple special sections, guest edited by scholars in the field. The following issues are typically $15.00 per issue, but are now available for $7.50. Postage is included for mailing addresses within the U.S. For shipping outside the U.S., please add $5.00 per issue.


Complete Cross-Currents Set (17 issues)

A complete set of 17 issues may be purchased for $115 ($255 value). Contact uhpjourn@hawaii.edu to order and to inquire about international shipping options.

For individual issues, please click on the links below.

Volume 9, Number 1, May 2020 (Forthcoming)

Global Island: Taiwan and the World + Individual Submissions

Volume 8, Number 2, November 2019

Buddhist Art of Mongolia: Cross-Cultural Connections, Discoveries, and Interpretations

Volume 8, Number 1, May 2019

Diasporic Art and Korean Identity

Air-Water-Land-Human: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Health and Environment

Volume 7, Number 2, November 2018

Recent Research on North and South Korea

Writing Revolution Across Northeast Asia

Volume 7, Number 1, May 2018

Binding Maritime China: Control, Evasion, and Interloping

Volume 6, Number 2, November 2017

Maps and Their Contexts: Reflections on Cartography and Culture in Premodern East Asia

Naming Modernity: Rebranding and Neologisms during China’s Interwar Global Moment in Eastern Asia

Volume 6, Number 1, May 2017

Cartographic Anxieties

Recent Research on China, Korea and Japan

Volume 5, Number 2, November 2016

Frontier Tibet: Trade and Boundaries of Authority in Kham

Mapping Vietnameseness

Volume 5, Number 1, May 2016

Individual Submissions

Volume 4, Number 2, November 2015

Governing Marriage Migrations: Perspectives from Mainland China and Taiwan

Rethinking Business History in Modern China

Volume 4, Number 1, May 2015

(De)Memorializing the Korean War: A Critical Intervention

Recent Research on China

Volume 3, Number 2, November 2014

Stories and Histories from the China-Vietnam Border

Islam in China/China in Islam

Volume 3, Number 1, May 2014

The Globalization of K-pop: Local and Transnational Articulations of South Korean Popular Music

New Research on Colonial Korea

Volume 2, Number 2, November 2013

Urban Chinese Living

Law, Politics, and Society in Republican China

Bordering China: Modernity and Sustainability

Volume 2, Number 1, May 2013

Transcolonial Film Coproductions in the Japanese Empire: Antinomies in the Colonial Archive

Volume 1, Number 2, November 2012

Mediating Chineseness in Cambodia

Volume 1, Number 1, May 2012

Territoriality and Space Production in China

The Past and Future of the Gaihōzu Japanese Imperial Maps

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Book Lovers Day Sale 2019

National Book Lovers Day is celebrated on August 9th every year. This is an unofficial holiday observed to encourage bibliophiles to celebrate reading and literature. People are advised to put away their smartphones and every possible technological distraction and pick up a book to read.

The University of Hawaii Press is celebrating this day by offering discounts on the following titles:

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