HIMALAYA is a biannual, open access, peer-reviewed journal published by the Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies.

Interdisciplinary and trans-regional in scope, HIMALAYA covers all aspects of Himalayan studies, including the humanities and creative arts.

HIMALAYA publishes original research articles, short field reports, book and film reviews, reports on meetings and conferences, alongside literature and photo essays from the region.

Now 40 years old, HIMALAYA is the continuation of the Himalayan Research Bulletin (1981–2003) and the Nepal Studies Association Newsletter (1972–1980).

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New editors for HIMALAYA

The Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies (ANHS) is pleased to announce the appointment of the next editors of its flagship journal, HIMALAYA. Mona Bhan and David Citrin have agreed to take over leadership of the journal beginning with Volume 38, to be published in 2018. Dr. Bhan is an Associate Professor at DePauw University, where for more than ten years she has taught courses on globalization, South Asia, and militarism. Based upon field research in Kashmir, Bhan has published articles in Critique of Anthropology, the Journal of Asian Studies,…

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