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.

Wednesday, June 19 @ 7:00 pm
Miami Dade College's Koubek Center, 2705 SW 3rd Street, Miami, FL, 33135,

El Tour de la contracultura y la literatura de Miami, una charla con Pedro Medina León. Segunda sesión.

La Feria del Libro de Miami y Suburbano Ediciones presentan “El Tour de la contracultura y la literatura de Miami, una charla con Pedro Medina León”. Dos encuentros para conversar sobre los principales elementos históricos, culturales y populares que le han dado forma a la ciudad de Miami, una urbe que nació como un pequeño pueblo agrícola y de pescadores, que fue la capital mundial del crimen y el narcotráfico en los años ochenta, y que se ha convertido hoy en refugio de miles...

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Sunday, June 30
TBA,

Bases para el concurso Cuentomanía 2019

Participantes. Podrán concursar todos los escritores que vivan en Miami y sus alrededores, con relatos originales e inéditos. Se podrá presentar sólo una obra por autor o autora. Temática y extensión. La temática es libre. La extensión máxima será de 1300 palabras. Modo de envío. Los participantes podrán enviar su relato por correo electrónico a la dirección cuentomaniamiami@gmail.com, siguiendo estos pasos: Hacer el pago correspondiente por envío de relato ($20) en...

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Saturday, July 6 @ 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, FL, 33134,

Read to Learn Books for Free Book Drive – Puss in Boots

Actor’s Playhouse will be running a book drive for Read to Learn Books for Free during their special performances of Puss in Boots (a musical retelling of the classic tale by Charles Perrault)! Saturdays, July 6 – 27, 2019 @ 2 p.m. Everyone’s favorite swashbuckling “Feline in Footwear” shines in this musical retelling of the classic tale by Charles Perrault. Discover how Puss gets his Bodacious Boots and Flashy Fedora, and then join him as he helps the Miller’s youngest son...

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Wednesday, July 10 @ 7:00 pm
Miami Dade College's Koubek Center, 2705 SW 3rd Street, Miami, FL, 33135,

El escritor Armando Caicedo presenta su nueva novela Abril nace en enero

En conversación con el escritor y periodista Enrique Córdoba. Abril nace en enero es una novela de intriga, protagonizada por Gabriela Hoffman –heredera de un imperio financiero– y su compañera de clase, Abril Santamaría, una adolescente pobre que vive en un barrio obrero, perdió a su papá en un accidente y su mamá es alcohólica. Abril asiste a ese colegio de élite gracias a una beca caritativa, que le impone como condición no develar jamás ni su clase social ni su...

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Thursday, July 18 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books at the Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Blvd, Miami,

FIRST DRAFT: A Literary Social (July 2019)

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. Instructor: Roxanna Elden Theme: Microscope vs. Telescope 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. Swing by a First Draft event for a drink (the first one’s on the house) and a guided writing prompt. Share your writing. You never...

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Thursday, August 8 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books at the Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Blvd, Miami,

FIRST DRAFT: A Literary Social (August 2019)

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. Instructor: Dana De Greff Theme: Infinity 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. Swing by a First Draft event for a drink (the first one’s on the house) and a guided writing prompt. Share your writing. You never know what you...

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Thursday, August 29 @ 7:00 pm
Imago Art in Action, 165 Majorca Avenue, Coral Gables, FL, 33134,

¡Tómate una copa y escribe mejor!, con Ainara Mantellini

Una tertulia literaria guiada. Embriaga a tu editor interno y exprésate con libertad. Así es como funciona: te damos un tema, escribes durante diez minutos. Si quieres, compartes el texto con el resto de los participantes. Hacemos una pausa para socializar y para que tomes una copa (¡la primera la invita la casa!). Repetimos la dinámica. Tema: De la servilleta a la página Ainara Mantellini es licenciada en Letras, egresada de la Universidad Católica Andrés Bello en Caracas. Cursó...

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Saturday, September 7 @ 10:00 am
Miami Dade College's Koubek Center, 2705 SW 3rd Street, Miami, FL, 33135,

De la imaginación a la palabra: taller de motivación a la escritura con Gabriel Goldberg y Hernán Vera Álvarez

Taller de 6 semanas, los sábados de 10:00 a.m. a 12:00 m. Del 7 de septiembre al 12 de octubre Un taller de creación literaria que responde a los principios del método levreriano de escritura, con la perspectiva innovadora de su creador, el escritor uruguayo Mario Levrero, y de su posterior ampliación y adecuación para talleres presenciales y virtuales por cuenta de la mexicana Carmen Simón, formada como escritora y tallerista por el propio Levrero, y que actualmente trabaja en un libro...

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Thursday, September 12 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books at the Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Blvd, Miami,

FIRST DRAFT: A Literary Social (September 2019)

Have a drink. Write a story. Have another drink. Write a better story. Instructor: TBA Theme: TBA 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. Swing by a First Draft event for a drink (the first one’s on the house) and a guided writing prompt. Share your writing. You never know what you might knock out as you knock one back!

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Tuesday, October 1 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books @ the Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami,

FIRST DRAFT: A Literary Social (October 2019)

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. Instructor: Lynne Barrett Theme: Making Good Time 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. Swing by a First Draft event for a drink (the first one’s on the house) and a guided writing prompt. Share your writing. You never know what...

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