Renaissance Society of America

Established: 1954. Affiliate since December 1990. Membership: 3,800. Annual dues: $70 regular; $35 student; $53 retired; $80 dual; $110 patron; $3,000 life.

Statement of Purpose: The Renaissance Society of America promotes the study of the period 1300–1650. The RSA brings together scholars from many backgrounds in a wide variety of disciplines from North America and around the world. RSA’s members include those at universities and colleges as professors, instructors, and graduate students; at museums, libraries, and other cultural institutions; independent scholars; and many others interested in Renaissance studies.

Annual Meeting: late March–early April

Publications: Renaissance Quarterly; Renaissance News & Notes, biennially; monograph series; bibliographic series