Membership Form

Please print this out, fill it out, and mail it in. 

May 2014 – May 2015
 New Membership 
 Membership Renewal 
 Student Membership 
 Retired and independent scholar membership
 Charter Membership
 Donation

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Institutional Address: _______________________________________________ 

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Annual Membership:
Regular $30.00; Graduate Students: $15.00; Retired and independent scholars, $15, charter membership $250.00.

Please write your check or money order to: 
African American Literature and Culture Society
and send to the Secretary/Treasurer:

Keith Byerman
Professor of English and Women's Studies
Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN 47809


In Print

In My Father's House, Ernest Gaines


"Fiction is of great value to any people as a preserver of manners and customs--religious, political, and social. It is a record of growth and development from generation to generation. No one will do this for us; we must ourselves."

Pauline E. Hopkins,Contending Forces, 1900