2015/16 Subscriber Benefits
All subscribers enjoy discounted ticket pricing over single ticket purchases, 10% partner bookstore discounts, dining deals at partner restaurants, parking discounts at the WSCC garage and near the Seattle Center, waiver of the handling fee on subscription orders and additional orders throughout the season (phone orders only), and priority presale opportunities for added special events (phone orders only). Grand Patrons have reserved seating in the front of the hall. Patrons have open seating at the front of the hall. Grand Patrons and Patrons are invited to receptions with the authors/speakers.
10% discount for Subscribers on book purchases at the following Bookstore Partners:
Eagle Harbor Books
Elliott Bay Book Co.
Open Books: A Poem Emporium
Pistil Books Online
Queen Anne Book Company
Secret Garden Bookstore
Third Place Books Forest Park
Third Place Books Ravenna
Writers' Workshoppe and Imprint Books
Please note: In the event of unforeseen circumstances, alternate speakers and lecture dates may be presented. All tickets and subscriptions are nonrefundable. Seating is not guaranteed after events begin.
This event will feature a reading by Smith, a performance conducted by Roman and a conversation between the two of them.
Co-presented by Town Hall Seattle.
This National Poetry Month event celebrates the literary discovery of the decade: Pablo Neruda's Lost Poems: A Book Lauch Featuring Forrest Gander and Friends.
Co-presented with Copper Canyon Press
WORDS MATTER, SAL's 2016 Benefit Gala & Literary Auction at the Four Seasons Seattle, features an auction of extraordinary literary experiences, a silent auction of favorite books and the third annual Prowda award.
Jacqueline Woodson is a writer of books for children and adolescents. She won the 2014 National Book Award for Young People's Literature for Brown Girl Dreaming. She will be giving a talk for teens and adults.
Conservation photographer Florian Schulz takes you on an epic journey from Baja California to America's Arctic through the migrations of whales, manta rays, sea birds, spirit bears, salmon and more.
The Moth MainStage features stories by luminaries in the arts and sciences, newsmakers and news breakers, and every day heroes (and even a few reformed villains).
Siddhartha Mukherjee is the author of The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize. His latest book is, The Gene: An Intimate History. The book is included in the ticket price.