CfP: Trans Asia Photography


CALL FOR PAPERS – Vol. 15, No. 2 (Winter 2025)

Trans Asia Photography invites submissions for a general issue, Volume 15, no. 2 (Winter 2025). The journal examines all aspects of photographic history, theory, and practice by centering images in or of Asia, conceived as a territory, network, and cultural imaginary. It welcomes:

  • articles (5,000–7,000 words) that broaden understanding of Asian photography in transnational contexts
  • shorter pieces (1,000–2,000 words) in formats that include interviews, curatorial or visual essays, and portfolios

Deadline for research articles and shorter pieces: September 1, 2024.

Trans Asia Photography is an international, refereed, open-access journal based at the University of Toronto and published by Duke University Press. It provides a venue for interdisciplinary exploration of photography and Asia.

Guidance for authors on submissions can be found at:

For more information, contact the editors: transasiaphotography[at]

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