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SAL's 14/15 season has two remaining events to go as well as our WITS end of year readings! This season has been has been filled with inspiration, conversation and sold out events. Come join us for the remaining year of conversation which we promise will surprise, intrigue and inspire.

The lineup for the 2015-16 season has been announced. Subscriptions are on sale now!

SIngle tickets will go on sale July 20th at 10:00 AM.

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09.17.15
WITS Back to School Breakfast \ SAL Presents
THU 7:00 AM \ Seattle Aquarium
09.24.15
Saul Williams \ SAL Presents
THU 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, Seattle Met  
09.28.15
WITS Anthology Reading and Celebration \ WITS
MON 7:00 PM \ Benaroya Hall \ Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall
09.29.15
Mary Szybist and Robert Wrigley \ Poetry Series
TUE 7:30 PM \ McCaw Hall \ Nesholm Family Lecture Hall

Co-Presented by Seattle Met. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, Poetry Northwest, Seattle Times  
10.06.15
Elizabeth Gilbert \ Literary\Arts Series
TUE 7:30 PM \ Benaroya Hall \ S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium

Co-Presented by Bing, Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, BooksILove, KUOW 94.9 FM Public Radio, Seattle Met, University Book Store  
10.22.15
Alison Bechdel \ SAL Presents  Sold Out
THU 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, Seattle Met, Women's Funding Alliance  
10.29.15
Ta-Nehisi Coates \ Literary\Arts Series
THU 7:30 PM \ Susan Brotman Auditorium at McCaw Hall

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, Judy Pigott, KUOW 94.9 FM Public Radio, Reed, Longyear, Malnati & Ahrens, PLLC, Seattle Met  
11.03.15
Local Voices \ SAL Presents
TUE 7:30 PM \ Richard Hugo House
11.07.15
Drew Barrymore \ SAL Presents
SAT 7:30 PM \ Center for Spiritual Living
11.09.15
James McBride and The Good Lord Bird Band \ SAL Presents
MON 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, Seattle Met  
11.10.15
Linda Pastan \ Poetry Series
TUE 7:30 PM \ McCaw Hall \ Nesholm Family Lecture Hall

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, Seattle Met  
11.18.15
Anthony Doerr \ Literary\Arts Series
WED 7:30 PM \ Benaroya Hall \ S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, KUOW 94.9 FM Public Radio, Seattle Met, Stoel Rives, LLP, Tom Douglas Seatown Restaurants  
12.01.15
Srikanth Reddy \ Poetry Series
TUE 7:30 PM \ McCaw Hall \ Nesholm Family Lecture Hall

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry, Seattle Met  
01.20.16
Local Voices \ SAL Presents
WED 7:30 PM \ Richard Hugo House
01.28.16
Geraldine Brooks \ Literary\Arts Series  Sold Out
THU 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, KUOW 94.9 FM Public Radio, Seattle Met  
02.10.16
Amber Tamblyn \ SAL Presents
WED 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, KUOW 94.9 FM Public Radio, Seattle Met, Women's Funding Alliance  
02.25.16
Joshua Roman and Tracy K. Smith \ Poetry Series
THU 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, Seattle Met  
03.10.16
Words Matter
THU 6:00 PM
03.23.16
Emily St. John Mandel \ Literary\Arts Series  Sold Out
WED 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, KUOW 94.9 FM Public Radio, Seattle Met  
04.12.16
Jacqueline Woodson \ SAL Presents
TUE 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, KUOW 94.9 FM Public Radio, Seattle Met, Women's Funding Alliance  
04.19.16
Pablo Neruda's Lost Poems: A Book Launch Featuring Forrest Gander and Friends \ Poetry Series
TUE 7:30 PM \ McCaw Hall \ Nesholm Family Lecture Hall

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, Seattle Met  
04.21.16
Teju Cole \ Literary\Arts Series  Sold Out
THU 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, KUOW 94.9 FM Public Radio, Seattle Met  
05.13.16
Claudia Rankine \ Poetry Series
FRI 7:30 PM \ McCaw Hall \ Nesholm Family Lecture Hall

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, Seattle Met  
05.18.16
The Moth Mainstage \ SAL Presents
WED 7:30 PM \ Benaroya Hall \ S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by 88.5 KPLU, KUOW 94.9 FM Public Radio, Seattle Met  
05.25.16
WITS Year-End Reading \ WITS
WED 6:00 PM \ Seattle Public Library \ Central (Downtown) Branch
05.26.16
WITS Year-End Reading \ WITS
THU 6:00 PM \ Seattle Public Library \ Central (Downtown) Branch
“Keep up the great work. SAL’s events leave me feeling more stimulated and educated. I always feel like my time has been well spent!”
-- Literary Arts Series Patron