New Editorial and Web Assistant

We are pleased to welcome Benjamin Huffman as the new Asian Ethnology Editorial and Web Assistant based at Nanzan University.

Benjamin will be working on our new social media sites, editing Asian Ethnology Podcast, and helping with the print and online production of the journal.

The Journal


Asian Ethnology is dedicated to the promotion of scholarly research on the peoples and cultures of Asia. It began in China as Folklore Studies in 1942 and later moved to Japan where its name was changed to  Asian Folklore Studies. It is edited and published at Nanzan University in Nagoya, Japan, with the cooperation of Boston University. Read More...

Current Issue

Asian Ethnology 76 (1)

Asian Ethnology 76 (2)

Past Issues

The content from all back issues are also available free as downloadable PDFs.