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, May 22 @ 7:30 pm
Miami Dade College's Koubek Center, 2705 SW 3rd Street, Miami, FL, 33135,

José Raúl Vidal y Franco presenta Lo de Puerto Príncipe: José Martí entre armas, bandidos y traidores.

En conversación con el autor estarán la Dra. Rosa Leonor Whitmarsh, especialista en temas relacionados con la historia y la cultura cubana; Julio M. Shiling, politólogo y escritor, y José Emilio Fernández Cepero, poeta. Lo de Puerto Príncipe: José Martí entre armas, bandidos y traidores es un libro que indaga un suceso histórico que involucra al Héroe Nacional de Cuba: el envío de un cargamento de armas para alentar el ambiente conspirativo en isla contra el colonialismo español....

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Thursday, May 23 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books - Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables ,

Moisés Naim presenta Dos espías en Caracas

Una historia casi ficticia de amor y espionaje en tiempos de Hugo Chávez. Moisés Naim, uno de los más respetados observadores de la política mundial, ha seguido de cerca las hazañas y fracasos, esperanzas y frustraciones que surgieron de la revolución venezolana. Con este sorprendente e inédito material teje una gran novela sobre la Venezuela de Hugo Chávez basándose en fascinantes personajes cuyas vidas y pasiones ilustran cómo se monta y administra una revolución socialista en el...

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Saturday, May 25 @ 10:00 am
TBA,

Brunch literario de la Feria del Libro de Miami: un encuentro entre escritores

Una iniciativa novedosa que convoca a escritores locales y a otros procedentes de distintos sitios que visitan nuestra ciudad para que expongan sus ideas y opiniones sobre temas relacionados con el oficio de escribir, mientras se disfruta de un café y algunos bocadillos. Un anfitrión modera la tertulia, donde se conversa sobre temas de interés común, se intercambian ideas y se comparten experiencias. Con la participación de: Kelly Martínez Grandal (Cuba-USA), Germán Guerra (Cuba-USA),...

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Wednesday, June 5 @ 7:00 pm
Downtown Doral Pop-Up x Mind Body Social, 5241 NW 87th Avenue, Suite D109, Doral, FL, 33178,

¡Tómate una copa y escribe mejor!, con Eli Bravo

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 Eli Bravo es periodista, autor y conferencista, Eli Bravo se graduó como periodista en la UCAB (Caracas, Venezuela). Actualmente es director de...

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Thursday, June 6 @ 7:00 pm
Wolfson Campus, 300 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL, 33132,

How to Tell True Stories, Out Loud with Esther Martinez and Nicholas Garnett

Thursdays, June 6 – 27 (4 weeks) 7 – 9 p.m. | MDC Wolfson Campus, Downtown Miami The stories presented at Lip Service—Miami’s showcase for true stories presented out loud—are personal, heartfelt, and honest. This four-week course, presented by Lip Service co-producers Esther Martinez and Nicholas Garnett, will show you how to identify, create, and present meaningful personal stories. You’ll learn: What qualifies as a story. How to identify which of your personal stories have what...

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Tuesday, June 11 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books at the Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Blvd, Miami,

FIRST DRAFT: A Literary Social (June 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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Wednesday, June 12 @ 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. Primera 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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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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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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Thursday, July 18 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books at the Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Blvd, Miami,

FIRST DRAFT: A Literary Social (July 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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Thursday, August 8 @ 6:30 pm
Books & Books at the Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Blvd, Miami,

FIRST DRAFT: A Literary Social (August 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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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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