Entities

American Society of Journalists and Authors

American Society of Journalists and Authors

Acronym
ASJA
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Founding Date
1948

Founded in 1948, the American Society of Journalists and Authors is the nation's largest professional organization of independent nonfiction writers. ASJA offers extensive benefits and services focusing on professional development, including regular confidential market information, meetings with editors and others in the field, an exclusive referral service, seminars and workshops, discount services and, above all, the opportunity for members to explore professional issues and concerns with their peers. Its membership consists of outstanding freelance writers of magazine articles, trade books, and many other forms of nonfiction writing, each of whom has met ASJA's exacting standards of professional achievement.