Category Archives: East, South & Southeast Asia

Chinese Images in Late Chosŏn Art

A review of Connecting Across Boundaries: The Use of Chinese Images in Late Chosŏn Court Art from Transcultural and Interdisciplinary Perspectives, by Yoonjung Seo. The…

The National Archives of Sri Lanka

A review of the National Archives of Sri Lanka (Colombo, Sri Lanka). Since 2009, I have used the archives of the Dutch East India Company…

DR is Dead. Long Live DR.

Ever since Dissertation Reviews was founded in 2010, our goal has been a consistent one: to expose the scholarly world to cutting-edge PhD dissertations across…

The Habitus of Post-War Taiwanese Literature

A review of the Literary Field and Literature in Early Post-war Period Taiwan (1945-1949), by Táňa Dluhošová. Although the literary production of early post-war Taiwan…