Kyoto Journal Subscription
(2 Years – 8 Issues)


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Support our unique, award-winning, independent magazine.

Each issue of Kyoto Journal is crammed with diverse, thought-provoking articles: essays, interviews, translations, poetry, fiction reviews, art and photography, covering aspects of Asian society and culture that don’t show up in mainstream media.

Sign up for a subscription today to receive four issues of Kyoto Journal per year.

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*Please note that if you are a former digital subscriber or contributor to Kyoto Journal and already due to receive a copy of KJ 90, subscriptions purchased will be applied from the next issue, KJ91.

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