September 27, 2017

HLA members are reminded of the Huntsville Library Foundation's annual Vive le Livre gala in support of the Huntsville Madison County Public Library. This year's speaker will be Amor Towles, author of the best-selling A Gentleman in Moscow. Click here for more information on the popular event.
October 8, 2017 -- 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Join us as we begin a new season with our annual Wine & Cheese Party, held this year in Ridley Hall at the historic Church of the Nativity.

Click here to see what our members are reading this month.

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About HLA

The Huntsville Literary Association (HLA) is dedicated to promoting and encouraging the literary arts in Alabama’s Tennessee Valley area, HLA offers something for everyone who enjoys the stimulation and creativity offered by books, poems, and plays. Founded by a group of literary enthusiasts in 1967, today's organization sponsors or co-sponsors a spectrum of activities:

  • Publication of POEM, the renowned literary magazine
  • The Young Writers Contest, short story and poetry contest for area students
  • American Shakespeare Center on Tour, performances by a national acting troupe
  • Writing workshops, groups for fiction and poetry writers
  • Sunday Salons, members enjoy talks by guest authors
  • Poetry Out Loud, contest for high school students
  • Book Chats, casual discussion groups at members’ homes
  • Visiting authors, public talks by noted authors

In addition, several annual social gatherings give members the opportunity to enjoy the literary arts in a relaxed, congenial atmosphere.

New members are always welcome.


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