Young Writers 2023 Contest:
We are pleased to announce that HLA is sponsoring our annual Young Writers Contest again in 2023. For more details, see Contest Information and Contest Rules.
All contest entries are to be submitted online at

Bringing literature to life has been the focus of the Huntsville Literary Association (HLA) since 1967. HLA sponsors or partners with other groups to bring a spectrum of literary activities and events for anyone who delights in books, poems, and plays.

HLA is an all volunteer, non-profit organization with hundreds of members from the North Alabama area. Annual dues and grants are the primary source of income for HLA’s successful programs.

Sunday Salon

After a long break due to the pandemic, we are happy to announce the return of our Sunday Salons.
Please click here for more information.