Journal of the Siam Society (JSS)

About JSS

The Journal of the Siam Society (JSS) publishes original articles of a scholarly nature, in English, on Thailand and neighbouring countries in a wide range of disciplines including archaeology, epigraphy, history, ethnology, religion, language, literature, art and architecture, and performing arts. 

Published continuously since 1904, it has become one of the leading scholarly publications in South-East Asia with its international outlook and articles of enduring value.

The Honorary Editor and Managing Editor of the JSS are appointed members of the Council of The Siam Society and edit the JSS with the help of an appointed, international editorial board.

The JSS is currently published twice a year; No. 1 January–June and No. 2 July–December. It is provided to members of The Siam Society, partner libraries and other institutions, and is available for sale to non-members (please send an email to:

JSS is a peer-reviewed journal and listed on the SCOPUS database of academic journals, which enables contributors to gain credits for themselves and their university’s ranking. Acceptance into SCOPUS entails JSS being listed on the Thai Journals Online website where you will now find the most up-to-date information including recent and future issues, information for contributors and more.

Article Submission

Editorial matters and manuscripts can be emailed to Nicolas Revire, Managing Editor, JSS at:

Editorial Team

Honorary Editor: ML Pattaratorn Chirapravati
Managing Editor: Nicolas Revire
Senior Consultant: Chris Baker
Text Editor: Leedom Lefferts
Layout Designer: Naphatsnan Revire

Editorial Board

• Arthid Sheravanichkul (Chulalongkorn University, Thailand)
• Katherine Bowie (University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
• Alison Carter (University of Oregon, USA)
• Chotima Chaturawong (Silpakorn University, Thailand)
• Gregory Kourilsky (École française d’Extrême-Orient, France)
• Christian Lammerts (Rutgers University, USA)
• Paul Lavy (University of Hawai’i, USA)
• Tamara Loos (Cornell University, USA)
• Stephen A. Murphy (SOAS‒University of London, UK)
• Melody Rod-Ari (Loyola Marymount University, USA)
• Samerchai Poolsuwan (Thammasat University, Thailand)
• Nora Taylor (School of the Art Institute of Chicago, USA)
• Emilie Testard (Institut national des langues et civilisations orientales, France)
• Thanida Boowanno (Naresuan University, Thailand)
• Thissana Weerakietsoontorn (Ramkhamhaeng University, Thailand)
• Trent Walker (University of Michigan, USA)

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Latest Issue

JSS Volume 112 No. 1, 2024

Single copies are available at THB 1,000 / USD 80
(includes surface mail for shipping overseas and shipping in Thailand)

For inquiries please email:

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JSS Subscription Rate

The Siam Society Members: Free (on request).
Non-member individuals: USD 32 (per year/volume).
Institutions: USD 80 (per year/volume).

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