Current Issue: No. 43 (2024)

Front Matter

Front Matter

Editor's Introduction

Editor's Introduction

Forum Kritika: Mobility in Islandic Geographies and Textual Representations in Literature, Culture, and Media Forms (Part 1)

Introduction: Where Island Studies Meets Mobility Studies in Literary and Cultural Studies

Maria Luisa Torres Reyes, Luisa Gomez


Island and Mobility in the Face of Climate Change: Robert Smithson’s Floating Island

Jaeeun Lee


The Island Literature Museum in Korea

Inseop Shin


Zainichi, Mobility, and Jeju Island: On the Representation of Island in the Novels of Kim Sokpom and Lee Yangji

Myungsim Yang


Mobility Necropolitics and Harmless Islanders

Jinhyoung Lee


Chaotic Waters and Well-Tempered Specters: The Philippines as Source of Overseas Labor

Joel David



The Churning of the Sea of Milk

Elio Garcia


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Ateneo de Manila University

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International Board of Editors

Jan Baetens
Faculty of Arts
Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven (Belgium)

Joel David
Professor of Cultural Studies
Inha University (South Korea)

Michael Denning
Professor of American Studies and English
Department of English
Yale University (US)

Faculty of Cultural Sciences
Universitas Gadjah Mada (Indonesia)

Regenia Gagnier
Professor of English
University of Exeter (UK)

Leela Gandhi
John Hawkes Professor of the Humanities and English
Brown University (US)

Inderpal Grewal
Professor of Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Professor of South Asian Studies, Ethnicity, Race and Migration Studies
Yale University (US)

Peter Horn
Professor Emeritus and Honorary Lifetime Fellow
University of Cape Town (South Africa)
Honorary Professor and Research Associate in German Studies
University of the Witwatersrand (South Africa)

Anette Horn
Professor of German Studies
University of the Witwatersrand (South Africa)

David Lloyd
Distinguished Professor of English
University of California, Riverside (US)

Bienvenido Lumbera
National Artist for Literature
Professor Emeritus
University of the Philippines

Rajeev S. Patke
Director of the Division of Humanities
Professor of Humanities
Yale NUS College (Singapore)

Vicente L. Rafael
Giovanni and Amne Costigan Endowed Professor of History
University of Washington (US)

Vaidehi Ramanathan
Department of Linguistics
University of California, Davis (US)

Temario Rivera
Professorial Lecturer
Department of Political Science
University of the Philippines

E. San Juan, Jr.
Philippines Studies Center (US)

Neferti X.M. Tadiar
Professor of Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies
Barnard College (US)
Director of the Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race
Columbia University (US)

Antony Tatlow
Honorary Professor of Drama
Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)

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