Call for Articles: Journal of Korean Religions

The Jour­nal of Kore­an Reli­gions (JKR), the only English-language aca­d­e­m­ic jour­nal ded­i­cat­ed to the study of Kore­an reli­gions, was launched in the autumn of 2010. It aims to stim­u­late inter­est in and dis­cuss the study of Kore­an reli­gions in var­i­ous aca­d­e­m­ic dis­ci­plines with­in the human­i­ties and social sci­ences. A peer-reviewed jour­nal, JKR is pub­lished twice a year, in March and Sep­tem­ber.

JKR invites con­tri­bu­tions from senior and junior schol­ars research­ing on any aspects of Kore­an reli­gions from a wide range of per­spec­tives, includ­ing reli­gious stud­ies, phi­los­o­phy, the­ol­o­gy, lit­er­a­ture, folk­lore, art, anthro­pol­o­gy, his­to­ry, soci­ol­o­gy, polit­i­cal sci­ence, and cul­tur­al stud­ies.

For fur­ther infor­ma­tion, please con­tact the man­ag­ing edi­tor, Chang-Won Park, by e-mail at or at the Insti­tute for the Study of Reli­gion (Dasan Hall 606B), Sogang Uni­ver­si­ty, 1 Shinsu-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, 121–742, Korea.

Arti­cles of the first issue of JKR can be down­loaded for free from