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Founded in 1997, the International Society for Travel Writing encourages and fosters the work of scholars, publishers, and practitioners of travel writing. We welcome new members who are interested in contributing to the study and practice of travel writing.

Membership Information:

New members may join the International Society for Travel Writing at any time. Membership period extends January 1st through December 31st and dues are renewed annually. Membership includes a discounted subscription to the scholarly journal Studies in Travel Writing (published by Routledge four times a year).

Payment Information:

Dues can be paid in most major international currencies either by using our on-line payment system OR by sending a personal check or money order drawn in US Dollars or Pounds Sterling.

Members resident in Europe, Asia, South America, Africa, Australia, or Antarctica may pay in their local currency, at a rate tied to the pound sterling OR by personal cheque drawn in Pounds Sterling.

Personal checks/cheques are accepted in US dollars or pounds sterling. Please print out and complete this MEMBERSHIP FORM (PDF) and include it with your payment. Send your check/cheque payable to Nottingham Trent University AND completed membership form to:
Dr. Sharon Ouditt, School of Arts and Humanities, Nottingham Trent University, Clifton Lane, Nottingham, NG11 8NS. UK

Join the ISTW:†

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Active Members: (USD - North America Only; All Others Click HERE)

  • Receive the Snapshot Traveller, ISTW's monthly newsletter
  • Receive Studies in Travel Writing at a discount of nearly 25%
    (normal subscription rate for 2011: $118.00)
  • In addition, active members receive an offer of discounted registration to ISTW conferences.

New & Renewal Membership Dues:

Annual Dues:

Include Discounted Subscription to
Studies in Travel Writing

$90.00 USD

Voluntary contribution by members or friends of the ISTW to support the ISTW’s activities and administrative costs

$20.00 USD

 

Active Members:
(GBP Europe, Asia, South America, Africa, Australia, Antarctica)

  • Receive the Snapshot Traveller, ISTW's monthly newsletter
  • Receive Studies in Travel Writing at a discount of nearly 25%
    (normal subscription rate for 2011: £59.00)
  • In addition, active members receive an offer of discounted registration to ISTW conferences.

New & Renewal Membership Dues:

Annual Dues:

Include Discounted Subscription to
Studies in Travel Writing

£45.00 GBP

Voluntary contribution by members or friends of the ISTW to support the ISTW’s activities and administrative costs

£10.00 GBP

†Membership rates are set by the Steering Committee and represent rates as nearly equal as possible for all members, despite fluctuations in currency exchange