hol·ler (n.): Appalachian slang for hollow, indicating a small, secluded valley between mountains

sa·lon (n.): an assembly, often hosted by a woman in her private home, of artists, writers, and thinkers

The Sundress Academy for the Arts is excited to introduce the Holler Salon, an occasional salon series featuring local and national writers and artists. An extension of our award-winning SAFTA Reading Series, Holler Salon aims to encourage conversation and collaboration between creative individuals in a variety of disciplines. Each salon will be hosted at Firefly Farms and will feature food, wine, and the opportunity to discuss ideas and inspirations in a warm, intimate setting.

Our first salon will be held from 4PM to 6PM on August 17th and feature visiting poet Laura Madeline Wiseman and local artist Chris Johnson.

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