About the Society


The purpose of the Katherine Anne Porter Society is to assist and coordinate Katherine Anne Porter studies through the organization of the Society’s general meetings and other special conferences; the publication of a newsletter; and the support of similar activities approved by the Society.

Executive Committee Members

Beth Alvarez
Alice Cheylan, President
Jerry Lee Findley
Christine Grogan
Amber Kohl
Darlene Unrue

Contact the Society

Members are welcome to submit items and announcements to the Society Web site and newsletter. Send them to Beth Alvarez, Curator of Literary Manuscripts Emerita, University of Maryland Libraries, College Park, MD 20742, alvarez@umd.edu, Jerry Findley, jerryfindley1@gmail.com, Amber Kohl, amberk@umd.edu, and/or Christine Grogan, cgrogan@udel.edu. Those interested in Porter are encouraged to join the Society.