Founded by Sophia University in 1938, Monumenta Nipponica is an English-language
peer-reviewed journal that publishes outstanding research and translations,
as well as authoritative book reviews, in premodern and modern Japanese studies.
The MN Style Sheet can be accessed in PDF form here.
A print edition is also available. For details, please contact the MN office.
For the history of MN from its inception into the present, see Monumenta Nipponica: Eighty Years and Counting,
available as a PDF in both high and low resolutions.
12 April 2022
On 1 April we bid a fond farewell to our long-serving managing editor Esther Sanders and welcomed in Stefan Grace to take up the position. We wish them both the best in their new careers.