Upcoming Events

During eight days each November hundreds of authors and thousands of readers converge on Downtown Miami for the nation's premier literary festival. And when that's over, we keep it going, month in, month out.

Tuesday, August 3 @ 6:30 pm EDT
Livestreamed,

Creative Nonfiction Workshop: Subject, Yourself with Joseph Earl Thomas

Tuesdays, August 3 – 24 (4 weeks) 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. EST | Online | Register to receive link Pay-What-You-Can Pricing: To ensure that these special workshops facilitated by our Emerging Writer Fellows are as accessible as possible to the widest audience possible, we’re putting it into your hands to pay what you can for this workshop. Choose a ticket price, ranging from $25 to $100, based upon what feels right to you. This creative nonfiction workshop will focus on reading the self,...

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Thursday, August 5 @ 7:00 pm EDT
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Poetry Workshop: I Am Here: Affirmation as a Form of Resistance with Gabriel Ramirez

Thursdays, August 5 – 26 (4 weeks) 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. EST | Online | Register to receive link Pay-What-You-Can Pricing: To ensure that these special workshops facilitated by our Emerging Writer Fellows are as accessible as possible to the widest audience possible, we’re putting it into your hands to pay what you can for this workshop. Choose a ticket price, ranging from $25 to $100, based upon what feels right to you. “Not being who I am is unacceptable.” —Nikky Finney “Caring for...

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Wednesday, August 11 @ 6:30 pm EDT
Livestreamed via Crowdcast,

First Draft: A Literary Social with Joseph Earl Thomas

A guided writing prompt with a twist. Because writing is thirsty work. Have a drink. Write a story. Have another drink. Write a better story. Miami Book Fair presents First Draft, a series of informal writing events that turn happy hours into great stories. You’re inspired. But you’re also thirsty. Bring your own drink and log in for a First Draft event and a guided writing prompt. Share your writing. You never know what you might knock out as you knock one back! Instructor: Joseph Earl...

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Saturday, August 28 @ 10:00 am EDT
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Taller de escritura: "Los desafíos de la imagen en la literatura" con Ena Columbié

Taller de 8 semanas, los sábados de 10:00 a.m. a 12:00 m. Del 28 de agosto al 16 de octubre. Dentro del espacio literario se denomina imagen al lenguaje gráfico de las palabras para crear figuras mentales que evocan los cinco sentidos y disparan respuestas emocionales al lector. La imagen es una figura retórica que se maneja para incorporar elementos de la realidad por medio de un mecanismo o dispositivo imaginario, por ejemplo en una frase, y utiliza las palabras para otorgarles belleza,...

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Thursday, September 16 @ 5:00 pm EDT
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Santiago Roncagliolo presenta Y líbranos del mal

El escritor peruano presenta su nueva novela “Y líbranos del mal” en conversación con el escritor Daniel Rodríguez Barrón. Todas las familias guardan algún secreto, pero algunas ocultan verdades tan oscuras que cuando salen a la luz lo pudren todo. “Y líbranos del mal” es un thriller familiar que tiene como telón de fondo los abusos cometidos por entidades religiosas en diversos países. Santiago Roncagliolo, una de las voces más reconocidas en la narrativa...

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