Local Voices: Online

Local Voices: Online

Past Event: Tuesday, May 12, 2020

At lectures.org

Co-Presented with Hugo House

Now in a digital format, Local Voices presents a unique opportunity to eavesdrop on the works of SAL’s Writers in the Schools resident writers. Click “learn more” to see the line-up. To join the webinar, simply click the “join webinar” button above at 6 p.m. on May 12, or follow along on Facebook Live.

These locally acclaimed novelists, poets, essayists, and storytellers come together to read from their own works-in-progress, and inspire the same craft and performance skills they teach in the classroom.

May 12th’s line-up of readers is:

Samar Abulhassan
Sara Brickman
Karen Finneyfrock
Jourdan Keith
Gary Lilley
Sierra Nelson
Ann Teplick

Event Details

lectures.org

Accessibility

Closed or Open Captioning is an option for people who have hearing loss, where captioning displays the words that are spoken or sung at the bottom of the video image, or in a separate viewer window. Captioning is available for all online events. Links to open captioning for live events will be shared in your pre-event email and on the event page beneath the video and within the chat. For closed captioning on pre-recorded events, click the “CC” button to view captions during the event.

Sign Language Interpretation is available upon request for Deaf, DeafBlind, and hard of hearing individuals. To make a request for ASL interpretation, please contact us at boxoffice@lectures.org or 206.621.2230×10, or select Sign Language Interpretation from the Accessibility section during your ticket checkout process, and we will reach out to you to confirm details. Please note: we appreciate a two-week advance notice to allow us time to secure interpretation.

We are pleased to offer these accessibility services for online events, and they are provided at no additional cost to ticket holders. Please contact us with any questions and feedback about how we can be more accessible and inclusive. Our Patron Services Manager is available at boxoffice@lectures.org, or Monday-Friday from 10:00am – 5:00pm at 206.621.2230×10. For more accessibility information, please head to lectures.org/accessibility.