Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America
|Purpose||SFWA informs, supports, promotes, defends and advocates for its members.|
|Approx. 1,900 members|
Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, or SFWA (
SFWA has about 1,900 professionally published writer members worldwide.
SFWA informs, supports, promotes, defends and advocates for its members.
SFWA activities include informing science fiction and fantasy writers on professional matters, protecting their interests, and helping them deal effectively with agents, editors, anthologists, and producers in print and non-print media; encouraging public interest in and appreciation for science fiction and fantasy literature; sponsoring, editing, and disseminating writings, papers, books, pamphlets, and other publications which exemplify science fiction and fantasy literature of high quality; conducting conferences, public discussion groups, forums, lectures, and seminar programs; and furnishing services connected with this stated purpose.