Judy Blume, the "undisputed champion of misunderstood twelve-year old girls everywhere," has published her first book in ten years, a novel for adults titled In the Unlikely Event. She will be in conversation with Nancy Pearl on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at Town Hall Seattle.
At their annual benefit gala, Words Matter, on Thursday, March 12, Seattle Arts & Lectures (SAL) will present the second annual Sherry Prowda Literary Champion Award to Ron Sher, Robert Sindelar, and Michael Coy of Third Place Books.
Comedian and New York Times bestselling author to talk about his new book Silver Screen Fiend in Patton Oswalt Off the Page, Saturday, January 31, 20015 at Town Hall Seattle.
SAL's 2014/15 season marks the 15th anniversary of the Poetry Series, opening with Ted Kooser and featuring Matthea Harvey, Sherman Alexie, Timothy Donnelly, Lucie Brock-Broido, and Terrance Hayes.
Literary Arts Series Features James McBride and Cheryl Strayed, Poetry Series Moves to Chihuly Garden and Glass, SAL Brings The Moth Mainstage To Seattle and Introduces a New Series Hinge
At the annual benefit gala, Words Matter, held in March, Seattle Arts & Lectures (SAL) inaugurated the Sherry Prowda Literary Champion Award by presenting it to its first two recipients: Lee Soper and Book-It Repertory Theatre.