Malaysian Journal of Performing and Visual Arts

Call for Submissions

The Malaysian Journal of Performing and Visual Arts is a new, fully peer-reviewed research journal that focuses on the Asian performing and visual arts. It is a forum for scholars in the fields of Asian music, dance, theatre, and visual arts. Published by the University of Malaya Cultural Centre, it appears once a year in early December, and will be an indexed periodical covered by a number of scientific indexing services. As an online e-journal, readers can obtain hardcopy on demand with a projected global dissemination through the open access policy on the University of Malaya e-journal website. We invite submissions of original articles from the entire scope of Asian performing and visual arts fields.  Please see our website for further information.

Submission Requirements

With the submission of an article, it  is understood that it represents an original work not previously published, and that it is not being considered elsewhere at the time it is submitted here.  All submissions must strictly conform to our publishing guidelines which may be seen on the website

Submission Date and Procedure

The Malaysian Journal of Performing and Visual Arts maintains a continuing submission process, however, the deadline for articles for consideration in any given year is 30 June. Authors should submit articles directly to the editors (emails indicated below), and in the ‘Subject’ line of the email should indicate  MJPVA-SUBMISSION-[your name].

All submissions, correspondence and inquiries should be sent to:

Chief Editor
Dr. Ghulam-Sarwar Yousof,

and to

Associate Editor
Dr. Loo Fung Ying,
Cultural Centre, University of Malaya
50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.