Kurdish Studies Association (KSA)
Founded in 2000. Membership: 175. Annual dues: $30 ($15 for students). KSA is a private, non-profit organization whose members includes scholars, students, and others interested in Kurdish Studies. KSA seeks to foster understanding through academic engagement. As such KSA promotes scholarly research on Kurdish politics, culture, and society in the global context; facilitates the exchange of information and ideas at conferences; and encourages the study of Kurdish through study abroad. Annual KSA meeting is held in conjunction with MESA. Contact: KSA President, Christian Sinclair at Moravian College (520 621-5450), or KSA Treasurer, Shayee H. A. Khanaka at UC Berkeley (510 643-3145). Direct membership inquiries to the addresses above or visit the KSA website.