Published: Dec. 11, 2023

The Colorado Journal of Asian Studies is now accepting submissions! Submit by January 12, 2024.  The Colorado Journal of Asian Studies invites undergraduate students from all Colorado universities and beyond to submit their work on Asia—from any discipline—to be considered for publication in our undergraduate research journal. The journal is interdisciplinary, meaning that research, scholarly articles, film and book reviews, creative writing, artwork, and photography will all be placed under consideration. 

Please submit through our submission website

  • Please Register (create a username & password) on the site to submit your work.

  • When you register:  For "Affiliation" you can list University of Colorado Boulder if you are affiliated with CU Boulder.

  • Please Log in to submit additional work after you register.

We accept submissions in each of the following categories:

  • Creative Arts and Open Media (includes but not limited to: digital art, photography, music or audio, video, dance, documentaries, film, musical or theatrical or dance performances, set design, advertising, and art produced through other means)

  • Environmental Design and Engineering

  • Film Studies

  • Gender & Ethnic Studies 

  • Humanities (includes: literature, philosophy, history, and other disciplines in the Humanities)

  • Social Sciences (includes: geography, anthropology, sociology, international affairs, and other disciplines in the Social Sciences)

Creative Arts & Open Media Submission Requirements:

  • In the box for the ABSTRACT:  Please write an Artist's Statement, Media Type, and Dimensions (height x width x depth in inches) of the artwork, as applicable.

  • Please submit all images as a high-resolution (at least 300 DPI) .jpeg file

  • Artwork in which the name cannot be removed will be excluded from the requirement to remove all personal information from the piece

General Submission Requirements:

  • Remove all personal information from submissions, including name, course name, professor name, etc.

  • Essays, papers, and thesis submissions must include proper citation format (e.g. MLA, APA, or Chicago), in the form of a bibliography or works cited page, footnotes, and/or in-text citations, as appropriate to the work.

  • Submissions of any length are accepted.  

  • Please fill out a separate submission form for each piece you submit.

  • All text submissions (papers, essays, or poems) should be submitted as an editable document (such as a Microsoft Word document), not a pdf.

  • Only submit your own work (do not submit someone else's work on their behalf).

  • Do not submit any work for which someone else holds the copyright (e.g. images, text, music, video clips, etc.).

  • Please direct any questions to

Please submit through our submission website (please Register—create a username & password—on the site to submit your work; Log in to submit subsequent pieces):