SCRIPT is run by its Board of Trustees. Three trustees serve as the society's officers.


  • David Dault (Loyola University Chicago), President
  • Dorina Miller Parmenter (Spalding University), Vice President
  • James W. Watts (Syracuse University), Secretary-Treasurer

Other Trustees:

  • Bradford Anderson (Dublin City University)
  • Timothy Beal (Case Western Reserve University)
  • Sonia Hazard (Florida State University)
  • Bhakti Mamtora (University of Arizona)
  • Rachel McDermott (Barnard College/Columbia University)
  • Kristina Myvold (Linnaeus University)
  • Richard Newton (University of Alabama)
  • Joy Palacios (University of Calgary)
  • S. Brent Plate (Hamilton College), Founding President
  • Joanne P. Waghorne (Syracuse University)
  • Yohan Yoo (Seoul National University)


SCRIPT does not charge membership dues. Scholars and students of iconic and performative books and texts are welcome to associate themselves with SCRIPT by attending our programs and offering to present research papers at our meetings.

You may also subscribe to the society's LISTSERV or ask other questions about SCRIPT by e-mailing, or write
, 316 Carlton Drive, Syracuse, NY 13214, USA





Book of
                Time by Sam Gorovitz
Book of Time
by Sam Gorovitz