American Conference for Irish Studies

Established: 1960. Membership: 1,700. Annual dues: $30 regular; $35 couple; $15 student; $35 institution; EURO 38 foreign.

Statement of Purpose: To encourage research and writing in Irish studies by establishing communication among scholars in Irish history, literature, folklore, language, social studies, and fine and applied arts.

Annual Meeting: National meeting in June; five regional meetings during the year

Publications: ACIS Newsletter, triennially; Guide to Irish Studies in North America, triennially; Irish Literary Supplement, biennially