How to Join


The Society welcomes anyone interested in the life and work of Katherine Anne Porter. Annual dues are $10. Checks should be made payable to the “University of Maryland Foundation” (“KAP Society” in the memo section) and mailed to:

Beth Alvarez
Curator of Literary Manuscripts Emerita
University of Maryland Libraries
College Park, MD 20742

The KAP Society has tax exempt status through the University of Maryland Foundation. For more information on the Society, please contact: Beth Alvarez at