SAFTA Reading Series
The SAFTA Reading Series is an award-winning literary reading series that is held monthly at 2PM at Hexagon Brewing Co. just outside of downtown Knoxville.
Writers from all over the country are invited to visit and read from their work. Past performers have included Ada Limón, Chen Chen, Kathy Fagan, James Arthur, Emilia Phillips, Tiana Clark, Karen Skolfield, Amy Wright, Michael Robins, Chad Davidson, T.A. Noonan, Karen Craigo, Joseph Bathanti, Jenny Sadre-Orafai, and Leigh Anne Hornfeldt.
Here's our future schedule of readings:
October 15: Natalie Giarratano, Sara Wagner, & Daje R. Morris
October 28th: HOLLERWEEN with Caitlin Scarano, Sarah A. Chavez, Tyrese Coleman, Kelly Lorraine Andrews, and Gordon Buchan plus musical guest Headface and screenings of SofaCouch MovieFilms productions at Firefly Farms
November 12: Jasmine An, Penny Guisinger, & Denton Loving
December 3: Ivelisse Rodriguez, Caitlin Hamilton Summie, & Tom Hunley
January 28: Mike Martin, Ellen D. Goldstein, & Samantha Edmonds
February 18: Jocelyn Heath, Tasha Carter, Courtney Brown
March 25: Sonja Livingston, Danny Caine, Jenny Sadre-Orafai
April 15: Maggie Blake Bailey, Rae Hoffman Jager, Katherine Bell
May 6: Michelle Menting, Cassie Pruyn, & TBA
SAFTA also occasionally hosts HOLLER SALON, a series of mixed medium readings, discussion, film showings, and more at Firefly Farms.
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