The Salon is a giving circle, a reading syndicate and a great way to champion a strong female voice.

Salon Members are a collective of women who come together throughout the year and during the Festival to support a female author in the Festival program.

Supported Authors

Sisonke Msimang

Diana Reid


Members enjoy the benefits of the SWF Patron Program, as well as additional events exclusive to The Salon.

If you are interested in joining, please email Georgia Wilson, Development Manager: