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Now there is a great way to make sure you don't miss any of the events below, all while supporting the heart of Seattle's literary arts -- the All SAL Pass!

One price delivers an entire season of inspiration and engagement in literature, poetry, current events and more – all with the same corresponding benefits of a subscription, like discounts on companion tickets, dining deals, discounts on parking and author receptions (Patron Level only). Regardless of how many events and SAL U classes we add throughout the season, your admission is guaranteed.

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09.17.14
2014 WITS Back to School Breakfast \ SAL Presents
WED 7:30 AM
09.26.14
In Conversation with John Darnielle \ SAL Presents
FRI 8:00 PM \ Barboza

Sponsored by The Stranger  
10.01.14
Hacking the Brain to Reveal, Repair, & Rebuild \ SAL U
WED 7:00 PM \ Kane Hall \ University of Washington
10.02.14
Ted Kooser \ Poetry Series
THU 7:30 PM \ Chihuly Garden and Glass

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by Copper Canyon Press  
10.06.14
An Evening with Nicholas Kristof \ SAL Presents
MON 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Sponsored by Women's Funding Alliance  
10.15.14
James McBride \ Literary\Arts Series
WED 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times  
10.22.14
Hacking the Brain to Reveal, Repair, & Rebuild
WED 7:00 PM \ Kane Hall \ University of Washington
11.03.14
Colm Tóibín on the Irish Literary Renaissance \ Literary\Arts Series
MON 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, University Book Store  
11.05.14
Hacking the Brain to Reveal, Repair, & Rebuild \ Sal U
WED 7:00 PM \ Kane Hall \ University of Washington
11.06.14
Master Class with Matthea Harvey \ Poetry Series
THU 6:00 PM
11.07.14
Matthea Harvey \ Poetry Series
FRI 7:30 PM \ Chihuly Garden and Glass

Co-Presented by Seattle Times  
11.19.14
Hacking the Brain to Reveal, Repair, & Rebuild \ SAL U
WED 7:00 PM \ Kane Hall \ University of Washington
11.20.14
Ruth Ozeki \ Literary\Arts Series
THU 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by Hedgebrook  
12.03.14
Hacking the Brain to Reveal, Repair, & Rebuild \ SAL U
WED 7:00 PM \ Kane Hall \ University of Washington
01.09.15
Thinking Animals: Species, Power and the Politics of Care in the World \ Sal U
FRI 7:00 PM \ Henry Art Gallery Auditorium \ University of Washington
01.30.15
Thinking Animals: Species, Power and the Politics of Care in the World \ SAL U
FRI 7:00 PM \ Henry Art Gallery Auditorium \ University of Washington
02.04.15
Sherman Alexie \ Poetry Series
WED 7:30 PM \ Chihuly Garden and Glass

Co-Presented by Seattle Times  
02.10.15
Sheri Fink \ Literary\Arts Series
TUE 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times  
02.13.15
Thinking Animals: Species, Power and the Politics of Care in the World \ SAL U
FRI 7:00 PM \ Henry Art Gallery Auditorium \ University of Washington
02.27.15
Thinking Animals: Species, Power and the Politics of Care in the World \ SAL U
FRI 7:00 PM \ Henry Art Gallery Auditorium \ University of Washington
03.05.15
Cheryl Strayed \ Literary\Arts Series
THU 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by Stoel Rives, LLP  
03.06.15
Thinking Animals: Species, Power and the Politics of Care in the World \ SAL U
FRI 7:00 PM \ Henry Art Gallery Auditorium \ University of Washington
03.12.15
2015 Words Matter \ SAL Presents
THU 6:00 PM
03.19.15
A Lecture by Timothy Donnelly \ Poetry Series
THU 7:30 PM \ Chihuly Garden and Glass

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry  
03.30.15
An Evening with Ann Hamilton \ SAL Presents
MON 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle
04.22.15
Master Class with Lucie Brock-Broido \ Poetry Series
WED 6:00 PM
04.23.15
Lucie Brock-Broido \ Poetry Series
THU 7:30 PM

Co-Presented by Seattle Times  
05.01.15
Frank Bruni \ Literary\Arts Series
FRI 7:30 PM \ Town Hall Seattle

Co-Presented by Seattle Times  
05.07.15
A Lecture by Terrance Hayes \ Poetry Series
THU 7:30 PM \ Chihuly Garden and Glass

Co-Presented by Seattle Times. Sponsored by Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry  
06.02.15
The Moth Mainstage \ SAL Presents
TUE 7:30 PM \ Benaroya Hall \ S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium
“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