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 Jasmine An.

Here's our future schedule of readings:

April 15: Maggie Blake Bailey, Rae Hoffman Jager, & Katherine Bell

April 17: HOLLER SALON: Lexie Bean,

May 6: Gwen Kirby, Chris Barton, & Pamela Schoenwalt

June 10: Becca Klaver, Julia Watts, & TBD

July 15: Carrie Meadows, Rhea Carmon, & Ellen Orner

SAFTA also occasionally hosts HOLLER SALON, a series of mixed medium readings, discussion, film showings, and more at Firefly Farms.

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