DVAN Membership

Become a DVAN Member

When you become a DVAN member, you’ll enter our network and enjoy an array of benefits.

Your membership will also support DVAN’s creation of venues and spaces that nurture and promote writers, poets, and cultural producers of the Vietnamese and Southeast Asian diasporas, and help develop critical educational materials to guide the interpretation of their works. Your support enables DVAN—the only organization dedicated to the advancement of diasporic Vietnamese and Southeast Asian literature, led by Vietnamese American writers, artists, and academics—to grow and sustain our efforts on a long-term basis.

Learn more and choose your level of membership below.

Membership Benefits Summary

  • DVAN monthly newsletter
  • Free or discounted access to DVAN public events
  • Free admission to all future ÁCCENTED series live stream talk events
  • Access to archives for past ÁCCENTED series web events
  • Join our Facebook DVAN Writers Resources group [for Artists]
  • Inclusion in our directory of members and access to other members in the network [for Artists]
  • Invitations to special events i.e. roundtables, webinar workshops, special talks by industry professionals on topics such as publishing, editing, writing life, etc. [for Artists]
  • Plus more!

Membership Levels

Artist Membership

This membership level is for all who are interested in creative practice and the industry that disseminates creative works. Great for: writers, artists, translators, visual artists, musicians, designers, editors, agents, curators, and any other types of creatives (established or emerging). $65 Annually.

Community Membership

This membership level is a great choice for anybody interested in diasporic literature, especially readers and educators. $45 Annually.

Student Membership

A special access rate for students, with all the same benefits as a Community Membership. $25 Annually.

Lifetime Membership

Pay just once and become a DVAN Member for life. This membership level receives all of the same benefits as an Artist Membership. $1000 One-time payment.