Welcome!

Welcome to the official page of the William Gilmore Simms Society, a scholarly society dedicated to facilitating the exchange of ideas about the life and work of William Gilmore Simms, one of 19th century America’s preeminent novelists, poets, and men-of-letters.

Here, you’ll find information about the Society–including membership information, the current issue of the Society’s official newsletter, a list of the Society’s officers, and its constitution and bylaws–as well as information about our biennial conference and links to Simms-related resources.

The Society is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, and donations are tax-deductible in the United States. All donations are used to help the Society with its scholarly mission.