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.
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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.
Ta-Nehisi Coates is the national correspondance for The Atlantic. Between the World and Me won the National Book Award in 2016. He will be in conversation with Exec. Dir. Ruth Dickey discussing his new book, We Were Eight Years in Power.
Reza Aslan is an Iranian-American author, public intellectual and religious scholar. He is a New York Times best selling author of three books on religion. His latest, god, will be released in November and included in the price of the ticket.
Kevin Young is an accomplished poet and author of the forthcoming non-fiction work Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News.
Ijeoma Oluo is a Seattle-based author, speaker, active feminist and internet yeller. Oluo embodies a rare ability to be straightforward, funny, and effective in her coverage of sensitive and hyper-charged issues in America.
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), and Nicola Yoon (Everything, Everything and The Sun is Also a Star).
Ariel Levy is a journalist and staff writer at The New Yorker. She is the author of the New York Times best-selling memoir, The Rules Do Not Apply.
The Moth - hailed as "New York's hottest and hippest literary ticket" by The Wall Street Journal - is an acclaimed not-for-profit organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling.