SUVANNABHUMI is an international, peer-reviewed journal committed to the publication of scholarship in Southeast Asian Studies. The journal is published biannually(January 31, July 31) by Korea Institute for ASEAN Studies, Busan University of Foreign Studies.
SUVANNABHUMI aims to offer a scholarly platform for original works drawn from research findings, theoretical thought, reflection, and/or reinterpretation of long-held viewpoints, ideas, or methodologies. The scope covers in particular, but not exclusively, the following fields of discussion: cultural studies, the arts, language and linguistics, history, archaeology and prehistory, anthropology, sociology, religion, literature, tourism, socio-economic issues, and politics.
SUVANNABHUMI invites contributors from a broad range of academic disciplines—social sciences, humanities, arts and culture, etc. In addition to regular Issues, SUVANNABHUMI also publishes Special Issues focusing on particular themes or regions.
SUVANNABHUMI recognized internationally by indexing SCOPUS(2022) and KCI(2021).
SUVANNABHUMI means “The Land of Gold” in Pali, which location implies Southeast Asia.