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

August 26: Bella Bravo, Shane Dedman, & Richard Wehrenberg, Jr.

September 16: Carlina Duan, Sophia Stid, & Lisa Dordal

September 29: HOLLER SALON featuring Raena Shirali, Meghann Plunkett, & more!

October 21: Lindsey Alexander, Danielle Sellers, & Michelle Menting

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

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