Article 1: (Name)

This association’s name is Hestia, hereinafter called this association.

Article 2: (Objectives)

Hestia is a community for scholars seeking to explore interdisciplinary, dissenting analyses of issues in the political and social spheres.

Article 3: (Activities)

This association conducts the following activities to achieve the goal specified in the previous article.

-Annual meetings

-International conferences


-Publications of newsletters and journals

-Related activities to achieve the association’s goal

Article 4 (Location)

This association is located at 67 Tsukamoto-cho, Fukakusa, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto 612-8577, JAPAN

Article 5 (Membership):

Any individual who is interested in the objectives of Article 2 can be a member.

This association’s memberships are regular membership and corporate membership.

Article 6 (Membership Fee and Accounting):

Members should pay the membership fee. Membership of the Association for Sociopolitical Heterodoxy costs $100 ($80 for students).

Changes in the amount are determined by annual meetings.

This association’s fiscal year begins in April 1 and ends March 31 of the following year.

Article 7 (Board Members):

The Association of Sociopolitical Heterodoxy is run and managed by an Executive Board. At its establishment, the association had three member of the Executive Board. Executive Board members can be changed by mutual consent.

This constitution shall be effective from April 1, 2021.