We invite you to join the Society!

Society membership gives you a subscription to The Simms Review (published annually), our newsletter, and an invitation to our annual “Wigwam” each summer. Membership also supports the growth of Simms studies and helps promote the work of the South’s most significant 19th Century author.

Joining is easy! Dues are as follows:

Annual Membership is $30/year.

Lifetime Membership is a one-time payment of $300.

Student Membership is $15/year. To qualify for a student membership, you must be currently enrolled in a degree program at either the undergraduate or graduate level.

Institutional Membership is $45/year and is available to libraries and other organizations.

To join the Society electronically, select the appropriate membership level and click the button below:

Membership Levels

To join by mail, send a check or money order to:

Simms Society Secretary-Treasurer
910 Sumter Street
South Caroliniana Library
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208

Make all checks payable to The Simms Society