Sartre Studies International

An Interdisciplinary Journal of Existentialism and Contemporary Culture

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Memberships of both the North American Sartre Society and the United Kingdom Society for Sartrean Studies are handled by Berghahn Books. Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions below.

Both the UKSSS and NASS aim to promote the study, research, and discussion of the literary, philosophical, cultural, and political issues arising from Sartre's work. Each Society is dedicated to all aspects of the work and thought of Jean-Paul Sartre, as well as to that of his contemporaries and successors.

All those who are interested in Sartre are cordially invited to join their regional Society, and to submit their work to be considered for conferences and/or the journal.

 


 

Benefits of Joining the NASS or UKSSS

Members receive:

  • Members receive a print subscription with online access to Sartre Studies International, the official journal of the combined North American Sartre Society and the UK Sartre Society.
  • Members will be able to submit proposals for NASS and UKSS conferences, which offers the opportunity to present their research to a variety of scholars. By participating in the NASS or UKSS, members can build an excellent network of personal contacts.
  • Members will receive regular information about topics of interest to Sartrean scholars and students through the NASS and UKSS list-servs and websites.

 


 

Frequently Asked Questions

For questions regarding membership, please see the FAQ section below.

 

About the NASS

Who do I contact if I have questions about NASS?

NASS aims to promote the study, research, and discussion of the literary, philosophical, cultural, and political issues arising from Sartre's work. It is dedicated to all aspects of the work and thought of Jean-Paul Sartre, as well as to that of his contemporaries and successors.

Please visit our website for more information: North American Sartre Society

How can I find out about or attend an upcoming conference? Do I have to be a member?

Conferences are open to all those who are interested in attending or submitting a paper, provided that they are members of NASS.  Submission of papers is open, but to present or to attend the conference, membership in NASS is required

Is there a mailing list or list-serv I can sign up for?

Yes, please subscribe here: NASS list-serv

 


 

About the UKSS

Who do I contact if I have questions about the UKSS?

The UK Sartre Society, originally the UK Society for Sartrean Studies, was formed in 1992. Its purpose is to promote the study, research and discussion of the literary, philosophical, cultural and political issues arising from Sartre's work. 

Please visit our website for more information: UK Sartre Society

How can I find out about or attend an upcoming conference? Do I have to be a member?

Conferences are open to all those who are interested in attending or submitting a paper, provided that they are members of UKSS.  Submission of papers is open, but to present or to attend the conference, membership in UKSS is required.

 


 

How do I join either the NASS or the UKSS?

Membership in either the North American Sartre Society or UK Sartre Society is handled by Berghahn Journals.

To join, please follow the links to the online ebiz site.

(please make sure to select your country from the drop down at the top:

Alternatively, you can mail in your order form with check or credit card details to your nearest Berghahn distribution office:

   NASS: Berghahn Journals, Inc, c/o Turpin North America, 143 West Street New Milford, CT 06776, USA
   Tel: (860) 350-0041; Fax: (860) 350-0039

   UKSS: Berghahn Journals, Ltd., c/o Turpin Distribution, Pegasus Drive, The Bleachery, Stratton Business Park, Biggleswade, Beds. SG18 8TQ, UK
   Tel: +44(0)1767 604 951; Fax: +44 (0)1767 601 640

How long does membership last?

NASS or UKSS membership lasts one year and runs on a calendar year basis. In practice, this means that if you join any time during the year you will be enrolled for that full year (e.g. if you join in May 2012, your membership will run until the end of December 2012).

How do I renew my membership?

Once you become a member, Berghahn Journals will automatically send you a membership invoice each following year, at the beginning of the calendar year to remind you to renew your membership. At that time, you should then submit payment by mail or online:

   NASS: Berghahn Journals, Inc, c/o Turpin North America, 143 West Street New Milford, CT 06776, USA
   Tel: (860) 350-0041; Fax: (860) 350-0039

   UKSS: Berghahn Journals, Ltd., c/o Turpin Distribution, Pegasus Drive, The Bleachery, Stratton Business Park, Biggleswade, Beds. SG18 8TQ, UK
   Tel: +44(0)1767 604 951; Fax: +44 (0)1767 601 64039

   Email: TurpinNA@turpin-distribution.com

 


 

Sartre Studies International – print and online access

How do I receive the flagship journal, Sartre Studies International?

A printed copy is supplied to each Member: Membership to the NASS and UKSS s tied to a yearly subscription of its flagship journal. When you become a member of the NASS or the UKSS, you will automatically receive the journal for each year of membership. Any issues that have already been published will be sent to you right away; upcoming issues will be sent from the printer as soon as they are available.

How do I access the online Sartre Studies International as part of my membership benefits?

Online access to Sartre Studies International is available to all current NASS and UKSS members.

When you join the NASS or the UKSS you will receive a receipt from Berghahn Journals, with a customer reference number. Please note this customer number and follow these instructions: Online access

How do I publish an article in SSI? Do I have to be a UKSS or NASS member?

You do not have to be a member to publish in SSI although you are encouraged to consider joining. The editors to the journal welcome all submissions for consideration.

Those wishing to submit articles should refer to the SSI submission page.

 


 

Other questions?

For questions about either the NASS or UKSS and any upcoming events:

NASS: Officers of the NASS

UKSS: Officers of the UKSSS

For questions about your current membership status or for confirmation on your membership (such as receipt of your payment or the status of your membership copies of Sartre Studies International), please contact TurpinNA@turpin-distribution.com