Hellenic Authors Society
The Hellenic Authors' Society (formerly the "Greek Writers' Society") is a non-governmental organization established on November 22, 1981 and supported by the Ministry of Culture. The Hellenic Authors' Society primary aim is to act as a hub of communication between its members, and to further the interests in Greek writers
. It organises local and international cultural events and cooperates with related organisations within Europe and beyond. Among others, the website contains a database of members.
In order to become a member of the Society a candidate must fulfill the requirement of having published original works of a certain quality in the Greek language
based on which she/he can be voted as a member by the annual General Assembly. At present the society counts about 300 members.