Publisher Discounts

​Through your membership in Women's and Gender Studies et Recherches Féministes you demonstrate your support for ongoing feminist, anti-racist, transnational, queer and trans, and other related research, scholarship, education, service and activism in Women's and Gender Studies in Canada.

When you are a member of WGSRF, you are part of a professional network of scholars and educators working in the area of Women’s and Gender Studies. You have access to Professional Development information on the website – from how to search for academic work in Women’s and Gender Studies to issues of tenure and promotion – as well as an annual conference where you can collaborate with local, regional, national and international colleagues on panels, roundtables, research, performances and other endeavours.

We are happy to announce that we are now partnering with McGill-Queen's Press, Inanna Publications  and Demeter Press and offering new membership benefits: 20%-30% discount off the book purchase price from our partner publishers.


McGill-Queen's University Press is a scholarly publisher that defends, refutes, and creates fresh interpretations of the world. WGSRF members receive 20% off of paperback books and 30% off of cloth titles in this flyer. Valid from May 1 2017 to April 30, 2019.


Inanna Publications and Education Inc., publisher of one of Canada's oldest feminist scholarly journals, Canadian Woman Studies/les cahier de la femme, is committed to publishing fiction and non-fiction that bring new, innovative, and divese perspectives with the potential to chance and enhance women's lives everywhere. WGSRF members receive 20% off their titles, as well as past and current issues of Canadian Woman Studies/les cahier de la femme journal. For a full list of titles, see Please contact WGSRF for the promo code. 


Demeter Press is an independent feminist press committed to publishing peer-reviewed scholarly work, fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction on mothering, reproduction, sexuality and family. Demeter is partnered with the Motherhood Initiative for Research and Community Involvement (MIRCI) Please contact WGSRF for promo code. ​​


To further participate in WGSRF and the ongoing development of Women’s and Gender Studies in Canada, members are encouraged to join the association's various committees and / or allow their nomination for an Executive position in WGSRF.