The membership for ISCH is valid for one/three/five calendar year(s), depending on the option chosen below. It includes two online issues of the bi-annual Cultural History journal, and the possibility to join the annual gathering (which, nonetheless, requires an additional conference fee). In addition, members are entitled to a discount on all EUP books and journal subscriptions, and to other discounts occasionally offered by other publishers.

Individual Membership:

The 2023 individual membership fee is 50 Euro (waged scholars) or 30 Euro (unwaged scholars). The 3-year discounted membership for 2023-2025 is 135 € (waged) or 81 € (unwaged). The 5-year discounted membership for 2023-2027 is 220 € (only available to waged scholars). All memberships are e-journal only since the journal became fully online in 2022.

Institutional Membership:

Please contact the secretary for further information.

Payment Information:

  • Applicants from the Euro area should pay their fees directly into the Society’s journal account. The details are:
    Account name: International Society for Cultural History
    IBAN: FI26 3131 1000 9649 85
    Bank address: Handelsbanken, Raisiontori 1a 21200 Raisio, Finland
  • Please use your name and email address as the reference and send the same details to the secretary at

PayPal payment

When using PayPal, you may see that the receiver of the payment is “Kulttuurihistorian seura ry” instead of the ISCH. That is alright, it is the Finnish daughter organization of ISCH to whom the PayPal account is registered. Unless you give to the secretary ( another email address, we will use the email address connected with your PayPal account for ISCH related communications (sending the newsletter and the Cultural History journal access token).

Annual Membership
3-year Membership
5-year Membership


If you’re unable to make a payment, please contact the treasurer Liisa Lalu for payment information.

If you want to make a donation, please also contact the treasurer Liisa Lalu for your receipt. On behalf of the ISCH, we would like to thank you for any donation you’re able to make.

New membership system: November 2022.