San Miguel Literary Sala - San Miguel Literary Sala, A.C. is a non-profit organization in Mexico
Writers in Residence

The San Miguel Literary Sala “Writers in Residence” program is an annual summer residence program. This year three writers will be invited to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico from June 29 to August 2, 2016. They will all live in a beautiful villa in central San Miguel and work on writing projects. Visit this page for details.

Monthly Author Readings

This popular series features two authors each month followed by a “Meet the Authors” wine reception and book signing. Since 2004. Visit this page for details.

Tienda Bookstore

Located at the Biblioteca, the Tienda showcases books written by Sala members and offers an array of books and gifts.

audience-046Annual Bilingual Writers’ Conference & Literary Festival

Each February, prominent literary figures, industry insiders and instructors from Mexico, the U.S., and Canada gather in San Miguel for five days of lectures, workshops and special events for readers and writers. Since 2005.

Annual Teen Creative Writing Workshops

Each year, 60± local teens participate in one of two workshops (ages 12-14; ages 15-19). Winners present their work at the Writers’ Conference and get a donated, free computer.

Sala Literaria Bellas Artes

A public reading, writing, and meeting room that hosts a variety of literary programs for San Miguel youth. Visit our page for more details.

Annual Writers’ Conference Adult Scholarship Program

Each year, the Literary Sala provides 30± scholarships to Mexican writers and teachers, and underwrites much of the cost of producing the Spanish language track.

Storytelling Festival

Storytellers from Mexico, the U.S., and Canada gather for a weekend of storytelling, including classes, performances, and prizes.