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Welcome to IACW/NA

Why join IACW/NA?

Of the many fine crime writing organizations that exist, no other is truly international in its orientation. We should like your help in doing what we can to promote the free exchange of ideas around the globe.


You'll find, as we have, that you have colleagues facing the terror of the blank page in every nation on earth.


Join us in our worldwide efforts to get crime writers the respect they deserve!

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How to Join

1) Complete the application here.

2) Pay your fee (annual dues are $65).

  • PayPal

  • Or mail your check to:

International Association of Crime Writers, North American Branch​

PO Box 863

Norman, OK 73070

3) Be sure to sign up for our weekly
e-newsletter to stay current on what's happening in the world of crime writing.

Contact J. Madison Davis for more information.

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Who is Eligible to Join?

As we are an organization of professional writers, we require that applicants have published in the crime genre at least one book, short story, or article, or have produced one play or screenplay.


Professionals in the field (editors, agents, booksellers, journalists, critics) are also eligible to join.

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