IAFOR Journal of Cultural Studies: Volume 6 – Issue 1

IAFOR Journal of Cultural Studies: Volume 6 – Issue 1
Editor: Holger Briel, Beijing Normal University-Hong Kong Baptist University United International College (UIC), China
Published: July 14, 2021
ISSN: 2187-4905

Editor's Introduction

Welcome to this issue of the IAFOR Journal of Cultural Studies
Holger Briel, Editor-in-Chief, IAFOR Journal of Cultural Studies


Making Sovereignty Mean Something: Native Nations and Creative Adaptation
Michelle Watts, American Public University System, United States of America

The Influence of National Cultural Attributes on Locally Produced Designs: Case Study of Malaysian Design
Hwee Ling Siek, Sunway University, Malaysia
Cheng Ean Lee, Sunway University, Malaysia

Does an Upcycling Kimono Practice Support Recycle-Oriented Cultural Sustainability? Japanese College Students’ Perspectives
Minako McCarthy, The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, USA

The Ancestors of a New Society: The Tribes (Buzoku) and their Journey through the Misunderstandings of the Japanese Countercultural Scene
Yaxkin Melchy, University of Tsukuba, Japan

The Three Epochs of Hong Kong Lolita Subculture: Cultural Hybridization and Identity Construction
Shuk-fan Fanny Wong, Senior Instructor, University of Macau
Wai-sum Amy Lee, Associate Professor, Hong Kong Baptist University