Application form for SSAWW affiliates

Louisa May Alcott Society
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American Humor Studies Association
Contact information:

The Association for the Study of American Indian Literatures (ASAIL)
Robert Nelson
English Department
Ryland Hall
University of Richmond
Richmond, VA 23173

Society for American Jewish Literature
Daniel Walden
English Department
Penn State University
University Park, PA 16802-1506

The Society for the Study of Gloria Anzaldúa
Norma E. Cantú
The University of Texas at San Antonio
One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX 78249-0700

Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE)
Contact information:

Elizabeth Bishop Society
Advisory Board

* Sandra Barry - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
* Neil Besner - University of Winnipeg
* Gary Fountain, Secretary - Treasurer - Ithaca College
* Barbara Page - Vassar College
* Camille Roman - Washington State University
* Thomas Travisano, President - Hartwick College
* Jacquelin Vaught Brogan - Notre Dame University

The Kay Boyle Society
President:President: Anne Reynes-Delobel, Université de Provence

Willa Cather Society
Ann Romines
Department of English
George Washington University
770 Rome Hall
Washington, DC 20052

Children's Literature Society
June Cummins
8607 Kedvale Ave.
Skokie, IL 60076
Michelle Pagni Stewart
Mt. San Jacinto College
28237 LaPiedra Rd.
Menifee, CA 92584

Kate Chopin International Society
Contact: Kelli Purcell O’Brien,

Contemporary Women's Writing Association

CWWA invites colleagues with academic interests in contemporary women’s writing in all genres to join this Network. ‘Contemporary’ is defined as post-1970. We welcome input from academics, post-graduate students, writers and performers, publishers and reading groups. CWWA is a Special Interest Group of the English Association.

Society for the Study of Rebecca Harding Davis and Her WorldNew

Emily Dickinson International Society
Contact Information:

Margaret Fuller Society
Jeffrey Steele
Department of English
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI 53706

Ellen Glasgow Society
(previous web URL is inactive)
Dr. Gwendolyn Jones, President
Associate Professor of English
Department of Language and Literature
Clayton State University
2000 Clayton State Blvd.
Morrow, GA 30260-0285

The Charlotte Perkins Gilman Society
Sari Edelstein
Assistant Professor
Department of English
University of Massachusetts, Boston
100 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, Massachusetts 02125

Susan Glaspell Society
Martha C. Carpentier, Ph.D.
Department of English
Seton Hall University
South Orange, New Jersey 07079

The Hopkins Society was established at the 2009 American Literature Association conference to encourage interest in Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins: her life, her writings, and the issues she explored.  The PEHS aims to foster scholarship and dialogue on Hopkins and her era through conference meetings, publications, and pedagogical resources useful to scholars, teachers, and community members at large.
Main site:

Please use this link to join the Hopkins Society listserv:

For further information, please contact the Program Chair:
Colleen C. O'Brien
Department of History
University of Western Ontario
1151 Richmond Street
London, Ontario, Canada, N6A 3K7

Carson McCullers Society
Contact information:

Evelyn Scott Society
Pat Tyrer
English, Philosophy, and Modern Languages
West Texas A&M University
Box 60901
Canyon, TX 79016-0001

Catharine Maria Sedgwick Society

Harriet Beecher Stowe Society
President: Beth L. Lueck, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Eudora Welty Society

Edith Wharton Society
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Constance Fenimore Woolson Society
Sharon Dean
Department of English
Rivier College
Nashua, NH 03060

19th-Century American Women Writers Research Group
R. J. (Dick) Ellis

Department of American and Canadian Studies
University of Birmingham
Birmingham B15 2TT
United Kingdom

19th-Century American Women Writers Study Group
Professor Joyce W. Warren
Department of English
Queens College
Flushing, NY 11367

Research Society for American Periodicals
Ellen Gruber Garvey
Department of English
New Jersey City University
2039 Kennedy Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ 07305

Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP)
Suzanne M. Ashworth
1551 Deer Crossing Lane
Worthington, OH 43085

Society of Early Americanists
Dennis Moore
Department of English
416 Williams Building
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL 32306


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