Sara Pirkle Hughes has been invited to read at literary festivals, universities, bookstores, bars, coffee shops, churches, and academic conferences.  She is available to read or speak at your event. Please email her directly at sphughes1@ua.edu to arrange speaking engagements.


Poetry Celebration Day 2018, Central Georgia Technical College, Macon, GA, Apr. 12, 2018

Boston National Poetry Month Festival, Boston Public Library, Apr. 7, 2018

Berklee College of Music, Boston, Apr. 5, 2018

Georgia College Visiting Writers Series, Max Noah Hall, Milledgeville, GA, Apr. 4, 2018

The Disappearing Act Book Launch, Harrison Galleries, Tuscaloosa, AL, Mar. 27, 2018

Second Saturday Artist Talk, The Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences, Rabun Gap, GA, July 8, 2017

National Poetry Month Reading, LaGrange College, LaGrange, GA, Apr. 27, 2017

Poetry Celebration Day 2017, Central Georgia Technical College, Warner Robins, GA, Apr. 13, 2017

The Disappearing Act Pre-Release Reception, Middle Georgia State University, Macon, GA, Feb. 23, 2017

2nd Annual Lost Keys Literary Festival, Macon, GA, Oct. 8, 2016

Open Studios, I-Park Foundation, Inc., East Haddam, CT, June 26, 2016

Lost Keys Collective’s “Anti-Valentine’s Day” Reading, Midtown Key Club, Macon, Feb. 12, 2016

Lost Keys Literary Festival, Macon, GA, Oct. 3, 2015

“Tipple + Poesy” Poetry Nights: Form Night, Tipple + Rose Tea Parlor and Apothecary, Atlanta, Dec. 16, 2015

New South Reading Series, sponsored by New South Literary Journal, Star Community Bar, Atlanta, May 2014