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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 21 Cover

Kyoto Journal Issue 21

¥880

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Mizuki Shigeru on Giving Form to Kehai
Kehai as a Transpersonal Medium
When Yakuza Get the Blues
Voices from Moscow
Korean Fiction

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Kyoto Journal Issue 40

¥980

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The African-American Experience in Japan
My Year of Meat: Fiction by Ruth Ozeki
American Militarism and the Law of Nature
Letters from Kashmir’s resistance

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Kyoto Journal Issue 76

Kyoto Journal Digital Issue 76

¥500

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Remembering Gwangju
Urban Nomads in Mongolia
Gary Snyder on Endangered Wilderness
Jungle Hermit in Sri Lanka

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Kyoto Journal Digital Issue 84

¥500

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An Apprentice Boatbuilder in Japan
Yoko Inoue on Art, Flags and TPP
Beyond the Eye with Naoyuki Ogino
A Photographic Journey to Kham
Ikebana Power

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Kyoto Journal Issue 14

¥500

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The Photography of Sudo Masato
Basho’s Ghost
The Japanese Art of CM
Capitalism Triumphant? The Evidence from Japan
Silent Landscapes

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Kyoto Journal Issue 3

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Processed and Packaged Culture: The Dento Bento
The Women of Mizu Shobai
Miyagawa Kazuo: Japan’s Master Cinematographer
Nuclear Power vs Economic Realism
Gion Matsuri: Festival of Renewal

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Kyoto Journal Digital Issue 77

Kyoto Journal Digital Issue 77

¥500

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Contemporary Asian film directors
Tsa’lam: The Nomadic Route of Salt
Writer Levy Hideo and the World in English
Environmental History of the Japanese Archipelago

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Kyoto Journal Issue 4

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Architecture and Preservation in Kyoto
How to become Japanese: The Psychologist’s Guide
Visionary Entrepreneur: Kyocera’s Inamori Kazuo
Poems by Japanese Children
Recession and Innovation in the Kimono Business

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Kyoto Journal Issue 61

¥980

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Yoko Tawada on “Is Europe Western?”
The World’s Leading Consumer
Japan’s Nuclear Nightmare
Night of the Bush Clover
Natsume Soseki’s 1903 Bicycle Diary

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Kyoto Journal Issue 26

¥880

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The Builders of Kamagasaki
Interview with Director Oguri Ken’ichi
Aileen Mioko Smith on Japan’s Plutonium Future
Where Europe Begins
Holy Joe: An Adaptation of an Isse Ogata Play

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Kyoto Journal Issue 35

¥880

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An Interview with a Chinese Dissident
Illuminating Atrocities: Nobel Prize Winner, Jose Ramos Horta
Concretizing the Japanese Dream: An Interview with Alex Kerr
Toynbee and Buddhism

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Kyoto Journal Issue 71

¥1,180

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Here’s a sampling of voices from the vibrant, pervasive, evolving world of tea, from a wide variety of sources, The story of tea is a perfect lens through which to view the contact and mutual transformation of East and west. This is barely an introduction, but the many trails are marked.

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