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Join the Katherine Mansfield Society

Patron: Professor Kirsty Gunn

Annual membership starts from date of joining and includes the following benefits:

  • Free copy of Katherine Mansfield Studies, the Society’s prestigious annual yearbook published by Edinburgh University Press, including free on-line access to vols 1-4 (worth £25).
  • Three on-line newsletters per year, packed with information, news, reviews and much more.
  • Regular email bulletins with the latest news on anything related to KM and/or the Society (over 100 sent in 2016)
  • Reduced price fees for all KMS conferences.
  • 20% discount on all books published by Edinburgh University Press
  • Special member offers.
  • In addition, your membership fee goes to support the work of the KMS, a charitable organisation, which aims to promote worldwide awareness of Katherine Mansfield and her work. If you enjoy browsing through our website, the result of hundreds of hours of work by volunteers, please show your support by becoming a member.

Latest News

New Membership Fees

30 September 2009

The KMS Board has decided that its membership fees need to reflect more accurately the cost of providing services. Read more to find out how you can get one or even two years FREE membership

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Menton feedback

29 September 2009

Gerri Janet Sue Delia Tracey and Sarah Dennis and all who contributed that was an amazing symposium - such a terrific venue, stunning, and an energetic, intellectual, engaging and creative symposium , well managed, and well planned team - and the building of scholarship -at every turn the sense we were all making something new here -bringing something sensitive into being - with the mediterranean as a backdrop and the sunshine - unforgettable - thank you so much.           Gina


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Organ dedicated to KM

27 September 2009

Those who attended the Menton celebrations in France, and in particular the Symposium, will be wending your way home armed with stories to share. For those of us who could not attend we wait with bated breath for all the news. In the meantime some news has filtered through and we understand the week and symposium were a great success. A special KMS thanks goes out in particular to Gerri Kimber and Sue Reid for their hard work and long hours before and during the celebrations. Ladies it would not have been possible without you. In the meantime we have uploaded some new photographs of a marvellous item donated by KM's sisters,

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Qantas name plane after KM

22 September 2009

Qantas presented a plaque to the KMS after naming one of its new trans-tasman aircraft after Katherine Mansfield. Sarah Sandley, Chair of the KMS, was an invited guest of Qantas at the unveiling today. We will post pictures as soon as we have them.
Read more | See the TV One News story. | View the Plaque

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Menton Symposium Directions

18 September 2009

For those lucky enough to be attending the Symposium in Menton, France next week we wish to confirm the address of the Villa Maria Serena:

21, Promenade Reine Astrid
06500 Menton

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Press release

1 September 2009


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