About ASWM

The Association for the Study of Women and Mythology (ASWM) supports the work of those whose scholarly/creative endeavors explore or elucidate aspects of the sacred feminine, women and mythology.  ASWM is a not-for-profit membership organization whose dues and fees support the organization’s work.

Founded in 2007 (after six years of regional meetings ), ASWM offers the following programs and services:

  • Biennial conferences in US
  • Alternate year symposium 
  • Periodic publications of proceedings
  • Online syllabus project, bibliography, and dissertation database
  • Online abstracts of papers presented
  • Online art gallery
  • Book reviews

Because of our commitment to stimulating interest among the general 
public, many of our services are open and free. Members  
also take advantage of  additional member-only services on line  and 
in person, such as

  •  discounts for event registration and publications
  •  online art gallery limited to member works
  •  mentoring of graduate student members
  • international member directory
  •  conference internships for student members
  • dissertation database
  • online abstracts of conference papers
  • resources for teaching, research, and publishing

Click here to learn more about becoming a member.