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Kyoto Journal, a non-profit quarterly established in 1987, reaches far beyond Japan's ancient capital to be your gateway to understanding and appreciating the lifestyles, cultures and societies of Asia. Shop over 50 past issues, dating from 1987 to 2019.

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Kyoto Journal Issue 75

¥980

(US$9)

This special issue was prepared for distribution in fall 2010 at COP10 in Nagoya, the UN’s 10th Conference of Parties to the Convention of Biological Diversity (CBD), including a special section on Japan’s satoyama: rural areas where people have lived with the land and on it without spoiling it over many generations, preserving and even promoting biodiversity.

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Best of Kyoto Bundle

¥5,540 ¥4,700

(US$42.50)

10% DISCOUNTED BUNDLE
KJ70: Kyoto Lives + KJ89: Craft Ecologies + Small Buildings of Kyoto II

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Kyoto Journal Digital Issue 86

¥500

(US$4.50)
Saying farewell to Hotel Okura
Kyoto’s firelight Takigi Noh
The Successes of the Setouchi Triennale
Translating Japanese children’s fiction

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Kyoto Journal Subscription beginning with kj95 wellbeing

Kyoto Journal Subscription
(4 Issues) from KJ95

¥8,284

(US$75.50)

A one-year, 4-issue subscription to Kyoto Journal beginning with forthcoming KJ95: Wellbeing

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Cappan Studio Cotoincho Notebook “The Inari Kids”

¥2,330

(US$21.79)

NEW! A beautiful letter-press printed notebook designed by Kyoto-based artists.

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Kyoto Journal Issue 2

¥880

(US$8)

Japanese Popular Culture
New Kyoto
The Worship of Jizo
Yokoo Tadanori
Nanao Sakaki on the Environment

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Kyoto Journal Issue 1

¥880

(US$8)

Our first issue!

The Epic of Tea
The Salaryman and the Office Lady
Interview with Kyoto poet Edith Shiffert
Manga: Graphic World of Japanese Phantoms
Kyogen as Universal Comedy

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Kyoto Journal Subscription beginning with kj95 wellbeing

Kyoto Journal Subscription
(8 Issues) from KJ95

¥16,000

(US$145) – SAVE ¥1400/$12

A two-year, 8-issue subscription to Kyoto Journal beginning with forthcoming KJ95: Wellbeing

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Kyoto Journal Issue 44

¥980

(US$9)

The Naked Festival: The Art of Tamotsu Yato
Yukio Mishima on Nakedness and Shame
Views of Orion in Japanese Folklore
Orville Schell on China
The Archaeology of Rural Japan: Touring Shikoku’s Ruins

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Kyoto Journal Issue 31

¥880

(US$8)

John, Yoko & the Great Western Cultural Revolution
The Art of Immortality
Conversation with Eric Lloyd Wright
Interview with Documentary Film-maker Tatsumura Jin
Japanese Garden Design

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Kyoto Journal Issue 29

¥1,340

(US$8 ex shipping)

Words for the 24 Seasons of Japan
Kototama: The Language of the Gods
Word-Roots & Language Trees
Gary Snyder on Language
Interview with Poet Tada Chimako

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Cappan Studio Cotoincho Notebook “Another Place”

¥2,330

(US$21.79)

NEW! A beautiful letter-press printed notebook designed by Kyoto-based artists.

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