Open Call for Papers

Silva Iaponicarum Open Call for Papers:

Fasc. LXXI/Summer 2024

Dear Colleagues,

we invite you to send your contributions to another open (non-thematic) issues of Silva Iaponicarum.

We accept academic papers in English and Japanese from any field of humanities or social studies whose content focuses on Japan and/or Japanology. 

The length of the paper should be from 3,000 to 10,000 words, excluding the abstract and references.

Please prepare your contribution according to the guidelines outlined here, and send it to

We are currently accepting contributions for Fascicle 71 (Summer 2024).

Prospective authors are asked to send their proposals, including title and an abstract, by November 30, 2023.

The deadline for sending complete contributions is January 15, 2024.

We are looking forward to receiving your texts and excited about our prospective cooperation.


Silva Iaponicarum Editorial Board