Press & Media Archive

May 27, 2020 — Seattle Arts & Lectures Announces 2019/20 Youth Poet Laureate Wei-Wei Lee to Publish Her First Book on June 9, 2020

May 6, 2020 — Seattle Arts & Lectures Announces Date Change for Natalie Diaz

April 24, 2020 — Seattle Arts & Lectures Announces May and June Events Moved Online

April 9, 2020 — Seattle Arts & Lectures and The Seattle Public Library Announces Seattle Walk Report Cartoonist to Illustrate Summer Book Bingo

April 2, 2020 — Seattle Arts & Lectures Announces Online Event With Elizabeth Kolbert on 50th Anniversary of Earth Day

March 2, 2020 — In the Dream House: A Writer’s Journey Through and Past Abuse—KUOW

February 7, 2020 — Her Creativity and Other Inspirations—TeenTix

February 5, 2020 — SAL Names Books to Prisoners and Amy Wheeler, Outgoing Executive Director of Hedgebrook, As Seventh Annual Sherry Prowda Literary Champions

January 28, 2020 — In ‘Tightrope,’ Pulitzer-winning writers examine the woes of the U.S. working class in their hometown—The Seattle Times

January 22, 2020 — Reporters who broke Harvey Weinstein story to speak at Benaroya Hall—The Seattle Times

January 9, 2020 — In her haunting memoir, Carmen Maria Machado tackles abuse in queer relationships—The Seattle Times

June 30, 2019 — Student voices shine through Seattle Arts & Lectures program—KUOW

June 3, 2019 — “Make it as intimate as possible:” Solmaz Sharif at Seattle Arts & Lectures—Poetry Northwest

May 15, 2019 — Ta-Nehisi Coates, Malcolm Gladwell among Seattle Arts & Lectures speakers in 2019-20 season—The Seattle Times

February 11, 2019 — SAL Names Claudia Castro Luna and Hugo House as Sixth Annual Sherry Prowda Literary Champion Winners

February 1, 2019 — Tara Westover Joins Seattle Arts & Lectures’ 2018/19 Season

January 30, 2019 — Melinda Gates Joins Seattle Arts & Lectures’ 2018/19 Season

October 19, 2018 — Phoebe Robinson Gets Real About Confidence, Honesty and Writing in Her Own Way—The Seattle Times

October 19, 2018 — Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin on ‘Leadership: In Turbulent Times’ and lessons for the Trump Era—The Seattle Times

October 19, 2018 — Seattle Arts & Lectures Comes To Central—The Seattle Collegian

August 2, 2018 — SAL Announces 2018/19 Season Featuring Alice Walker, Barbara Kingsolver, Van Jones, & More!

February 16, 2018 — Madeleine Albright to Join Seattle Arts & Lectures’ 2017/18 Season

December 15, 2017 — Seattle Arts & Lectures Announces Event with Daniel Pink, March 5

July 7, 2017 — Seattle Arts & Lectures Announces Additions to Their 30th Anniversary Season

June 15, 2017 — NEA Approves $25,000 Grant for Seattle Arts & Lectures to Support Writers in the Schools

June 14, 2017 — SAL Announces 2017/18 Youth Poet Laureate and Youth Poet Laureate Ambassador

May 18, 2017 — Seattle Arts & Lectures and The Seattle Public Library Present the Third Year of Summer Book Bingo, a Reading Program for Adults

May 4, 2017 — SAL Receives Major Support from M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust for “Bridge to 30” Capital Project

April 25, 2017 — Seattle Arts & Lectures Announces 30th Anniversary Season to Feature Ron Chernow, Isabel Allende, Colson Whitehead, & More

February 23, 2017 — SAL Announces 2017 Prowda Literary Champion Award Winners