SOMOS - Society of the Muse of the Southwest                   

The literary heart of Taos and northern New Mexico since 1983, SOMOS strives to offer the best possible literary programming for the pleasure of our beautiful and talented community -- and its visitors.


Mark your calendar for our 15th Annual Storytelling Festival!  On Thursday, October 23, the latest SOMOS book, Storied Wheels, will be launched at Taos Mesa Brewing. The event begins at 7 pm. Free admission.

Friday October 24, will feature our Young Writers Program, curated by Jacquelyn Cordova, reading stories about "What We See." The free event takes place at 7 pm at the Harwood Museum Arthur Bell Auditorium. 

The main event lights the TCA stage on Saturday, October 25, 7 pm. Dynamic Brazilian Storyteller Antonio Rocha will be joined by Santa Fean Jerry Faires and our own Cisco Guevara.  Rita O'Connell will be our fabulous host. $15 admission, $10 ages 12 and under.

We'll also be having two workshops: "Beyond the Voice" and "Stories with Puppets."

A storied extravaganza! 

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SOMOS projects are made possible in part by New Mexico Arts, A Division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Arts; The Virginia Wellington Cabot Foundation; The Peter and Madeleine Martin Foundation for the Arts; Healy Foundation; and Taos County Lodgers Tax.

The Literary Society of Taos
Taos, New Mexico