Sojourn

Aims and Scope

SOJOURN is an interdisciplinary journal devoted to the study of social and cultural issues in Southeast Asia. It publishes empirical and theoretical research articles with a view to promoting and disseminating scholarship in and on the region. Areas of special concern include ethnicity, religion, tourism, urbanization, migration, popular culture, social and cultural change, and development. Fields most often represented in the journal are anthropology, sociology and history.

SOJOURN is indexed in SCOPUS.

Three issues of SOJOURN are published per year (March, July, November).

For the latest issue, please click here. To search for SOJOURN articles, please go here.

 

Editorial Team

Chairperson:
Mr Choi Shing Kwok

Managing Editor:
Su-Ann Oh

Editors:
Terence Chong
Magnus Fiskesjö
Hui Yew-Foong
Michael Montesano
Ooi Kee Beng
Thomas B. Pepinsky

Book Review Editor
Benjamin Loh

Editorial Assistant
Gerard Wong
Arielene Wee

Production Editor:
Stephen Logan

International Advisory Committee

  • Filomeno V. Aguilar Jr. (Ateneo de Manila University)
  • Barbara Watson Andaya (University of Hawai‘i at Manoa)
  • Liana Chua (Brunel University London)
  • Kirsten Endres (Max-Planck-Institut für ethnologische Forschung)
  • Terence Gomez (University of Malaya)
  • Christopher Goscha (Université du Québec à Montréal)
  • Vedi Hadiz (The University of Melbourne)
  • Anne Hansen (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
  • Caroline Hau (Kyoto University)
  • Shirlena Huang (National University of Singapore)
  • Okamoto Masaaki (Kyoto University)
  • Andrew Willford (Cornell University)

 

Subscription Information

The Managing Editor
Publications Unit
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
30 Heng Mui Keng Terrace
Singapore 119614
Fax:  65-6775-6259
E-mail: pubsunit@iseas.edu.sg

https://bookshop.iseas.edu.sg/journal-details/sj

 

Note To Contributors

SOJOURN is an interdisciplinary journal devoted to the study of social and cultural issues in Southeast Asia. Empirical and theoretical research articles are published with a view to promoting and disseminating scholarship in and on the region. Areas of special concern include ethnicity, religion, urbanization, migration, and development.

Contributions are invited from all scholars, especially those working in Southeast Asian universities and research institutions. Each article should be between 7,000 and 8,000 words in length, including notes and references. It should be accompanied by an abstract of not more than 100 words and a note on the author’s affiliation. Research notes and comments, which would include reports of research findings of shorter length, as well as reports of ongoing research projects, are also invited. Notes on conferences, seminars, and workshops, and comments on institutions devoted to Southeast Asian Studies are published as well.

The manuscript should be submitted as softcopy with a margin of 3 cm all round and typed with double spacing. Bibliographical references should be incorporated into the text using the author-date system, with page numbers where appropriate. Notes should be kept to a minimum and numbered consecutively throughout the text. All references should be listed alphabetically at the end of the article. For journal articles, the volume and issue number, month and year of publication and inclusive page numbers should be provided.

Contributors of Articles and Research Notes and Comments will be given twenty offprints for each article published in addition to a complimentary annual subscription to the journal.

Editorial correspondence and contributions should be directed to:

The Editors
SOJOURN
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
30 Heng Mui Keng Terrace
Pasir Panjang
Singapore 119614

Fax: 65-67781735
E-mail: sojourn@iseas.edu.sg

 

Publishers Sending Books for Review

Please send books for review to:
Book Review Editor
SOJOURN
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
30 Heng Mui Keng Terrace
Pasir Panjang
Singapore 119614

For more information, please email: sojourn@iseas.edu.sg