MANUSYA: Journal of Humanities is a peer-reviewed journal that Brill publishes for Chulalongkorn University. The main objective of this journal is to provide an intellectual platform for researchers to publish their findings on various issues within the disciplines of history, philosophy, language, literature, music, dance, dramatic art, visual art, creative art, and applied art.
MANUSYA focuses on humanities issues related to Southeast Asia. However, submissions that examine broader phenomena and non-SEA related issues are also welcome. The journal follows a double blind peer review process, and contains research articles as well as book reviews.
Editorial board Andrew Johnson,
Princeton University, New Jersey, USA Bennett Yu-Hsiang Fu,
National Taiwan University, Taiwan David Jones,
Kennesaw State University, Georgia, USA Francisco Perlas Dumanig,
University of Malaya, Malaysia Hanafi Bin Hussin,
University of Malaya, Malaysia John Phan,
Columbia University, New York, USA Justin McDaniel,
University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, USA Pornsan Watnangura,
Die Thai-Deutsche Gesellschaft, Bangkok, Thailand Raksangob Wijitsophon,
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand Suradech Chotiudompant,
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand Thom Huebner,
San José State University, California, USA Wasana Wongsurawat,
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand Yanti,
Atma Jaya Catholic University of Indonesia, Indonesia Yuphaphann Hoonchamlong,
University of Hawai'i, Honolulu, Hawai'i, USA
Language editors Michael Crabtree,
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand Simon Wight,
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
PITTAYAWAT PITTAYAPORN is an associate professor of Linguistics at Chulalongkorn University. He received his PhD in Linguistics from Cornell University in 2009. His research comprises various theoretical issues in historical linguistics and phonology, including tonal change, language contact, and linguistic and population prehistory. He has investigated a variety of languages in Southeast Asia and has done fieldwork in Thailand, Vietnam and China.