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Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of Charlemagne Institute. Your support helps our publications expand readership and plot a productive course forward for the nation. 

All paid memberships automatically entitle you to receive a monthly print subscription to Chronicles: A Magazine of American Culture, as well as unlimited digital access to the Chronicles website and archive, the Intellectual Takeout websiteand other online resources published by Charlemagne.

Memberships are annual or monthly and can be purchased in any amount, starting at $5/month.


Benefits include unparalleled access to our first-rate content, as well as a selection of exclusive gifts. A range of benefits are offered in the following three member levels:

Essential Members ($60/year or $5/month and up) receive:

  • Monthly print issues of Chronicles
  • Twice weekly Chronicles emails complete with links to featured articles 
  • Full access to the Chronicles website including an archive of current and historic content, and growing library of online posts, videos, and podcasts
  • Full access to Charlemagne Institute’s daily cultural news journal, Intellectual Takeout
  • Intellectual Takeout Daily Digest emails every weekday with links to new articles
  • An email subscription to The Charlemagne Option

Sustaining Membership ($250/year or $25/month and up) receive:

  • All the benefits of Essential Membership, plus...
  • A printed copy of our Great Books List: A Guide to Classic Literature for All Ages

The 300 ($1,000/year or $100/month and up) receive:

  • All the benefits of Essential and Sustaining Memberships, plus...
  • A premium branded notebook, choice of either Charlemagne Institute, Chronicles, or Intellectual Takeout
  • Charlemagne Institute member pin
  • Exclusive benefits including signed books, invitations to regular conference calls with our best thinkers, and advance ticket opportunities to Charlemagne Institute events

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