Left to right: Asia Muhammad, Michele Fazio, Deon S. Harrell, Nathanial Z Heggins Bryant, and Christopher Walker, at the WCSA Conference in Bloomington, Indiana, 2017.

Join the Working-Class Studies Association (WCSA, also called, Wicksa) to participate in critical and inspiring conversations, and meet up through our digital and onground happenings. Membership is open to all.

Membership Fees

2022 Membership:
Employed Full Time
2022 Membership:
Employed Part Time, Retired, Students
2022 Membership:
Institutional Members
2022,2023,2024 Membership: Employed Full Time$125
2022,2023,2024 Membership: Employed Part Time, Retired, Students$60
Lifetime Membership$1,000

Conference Registration

Corvallis In-Person Conference Registration Fees
Regular rate for FT Faculty and those able to pay$185
Reduced rate for PT faculty, artists, activists, students, partially employed persons and all others seeking accommodation$115
Day of conference registration (all persons) per day$75
Day of conference registration (all persons) full conference$225
Remote via Zoom Conference Registration Fees
All persons. Remote track of panels + plenary speeches and business meeting via zoom$50
Banquet Supplement Fee$35
If your circumstances allow, please consider making a donation to help others attend who may not be able to afford paying registration.  Your donation will go towards a general travel fund, administered by the WCSA Executive Council. 
Working-Class Academics
Section 2022

Pay through Portal

Become a WCSA member and register for the Conference through our membership portal, here.