Publication of International Journal of Crafts and Folk Art in Creative Cities

The Creative Tourism Network® is very pleased to recommend the International Journal of Crafts and Folk Art in Creative Cities, which has just been published by Jinju City (South Korea), and to which our director, Caroline Couret, collaborated with an article.

Congratulations to the whole Editorial Board!



Please, find further details below. 

Publication Title: International Journal of Crafts and Folk Art in Creative Cities (Tentative Title)

Publisher: Jinju City (JO Kyoo-il), Korea

Issue Frequency: Annually

Publication Format: Print (in English and in Korean) / Electronic (Webzine)

Aims and Scope:

The journal aims to share the knowledge, experience and practices of UNESCO Creative Cities Network member cities in the field of crafts and folk art. It also seeks to promote international exchange and research in crafts and folk arts. The journal will provide academic papers that cover various topics, such as creative industries, the cultivation of creative talents and cultural policies in crafts and folk arts, as well as discussions, interviews, reviews, news, etc.

Editorial Board:


Sylvia AMANN (Austria)
Woralun BOONYASUART (Thailand)
Zayd MINTY (Republic of South Africa)
Jordi PASCUAL (Spain)
Darma PUTRA (Indonesia)
Masayuki SASAKI (Director of Urban Research Plaza, Japan)



BAK Cho-yeon (Chinju National University of Education)
HEO Yong-ho (Korea National University of Arts)
JEONG Byunghoon (Gyeongsang National University)
NAM Seongjin (Jinju Culture Institute)
SHIN Jong-hoon (Gyeongsang National University)
SHIN Yongmin (Gyeongsang National University)
YI Jeong-hyeon (freelance translator)
YI Jeong Duk (Jeonbuk National University)
YOO Geunjong (freelance photographer)