Sherman Alexie Loves is SAL's newest three part series. SAL is excited to partner with novelist, poet, playwright and children's author Sherman Alexie for this series, which will feature evenings of conversation with authors that Alexie loves.
Women You Need to Know is a three-part series. Presented in partnership with Hedgebrook and sponsored by Women’s Funding Alliance, the series features and celebrates prodigious women authors, artists, and thinkers. The series was designed to provide younger readers of our community with an avenue of discovery for some of the most culturally relevant women of our time, as well as appealing to those who already attend our events.
Local Voices presents an unique opportunity to eavesdrop into the works of SAL's Writers in the Schools resident writers as these local acclaimed novelists, poets, essayists and storytellers come together and read from their own works-in-progress.
SAL Presents' events include authors and prominent thinkers discussing their latest work, and other exciting literary surprises. Among these events will be The Moth Mainstage returning to Benaroya Hall's S. Mark Taber Auditorium.
A three-part series curated and hosted by Sherman Alexie, highlighting authors he loves and champions.
A three part series featuring intrepid women authors, artists, and thinkers.
Jeffrey Tambor is an accomplished actor known for his unforgettable comedic roles on The Larry Sanders Show, Arrested Development, and Transparent.
Janet Mock is a writer, TV host and transgender advocate. Her second book, Surpassing Certainty, a memoir about her twenties, will be released on June 13th, 2017.
Poet, activist, and educator Nikki Giovanni has captured America’s heart with her fiery, funny, and insightful verse for over 30 years. Giovanni is the author of over 30 children’s books and poetry collections.
A live taping of your favorite literary podcast hosted by Sherman Alexie and Spokane author Jess Walter, featuring emerging Native authors Terese Mailhot and Tommy Orange, and local rapper, Supaman.
An evening with three young adult authors including Jenny Han (The Summer I Turned Pretty Series, Shug), & Matt de la Peña (Mexican WhiteBoy, The Living, The Hunted). One more author to be added soon!
We will sell standby tickets for this event. Numbers will be handed out starting at 6pm at Benaroya Box Office. We will sell around 7:25pm. Ticket price is $40. Cash is preffered.
Tickets for this event will be sold at the door starting at 6:00pm at Town Hall Seattle.
Be a champion of the literary arts at Seattle Arts & Lectures’ 2017 Words Matter Benefit Gala & Auction, Thursday, March 23, at the Four Seasons Hotel Seattle.