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Special Issues

positions: asia critique has published over 30 special issues, including several award-winners. Awards are given by the Council of Editors of Learned Journals, of the Modern Language Association.
  • Best New Journal, 1995
  • Best Special Issue, 1999 (Runner-Up) – empires of hygiene
  • Best Special Issue, 2008 – war capital trauma
  • Best Special Issue, 2010 – beyond the strai(gh)ts: transnationalism and queer chinese politics
  • Best Special Issue, 2015 – reconsidering the 2006 MIT visualizing cultures controversy
Below are our most recent special issues. Instructions on how to submit a special issue can be found in Submissions

positions: asia critique 24.1 – Intimate Industries: Restructuring (Im)Material Labor in Asia
positions: asia critique 25.1 – The Aesthetics of Space in Indian Cinema