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, June 18 @ 3:00 pm EDT
On Demand (Virtual),

Miami Book Fair’s Speak Up Program Presents THE MOTH SUMMER STORYTELLING LAB

THE PROGRAM Miami Book Fair’s Speak Up meets The Moth Story Lab for a weekly virtual workshop series for 10-12 grade students. The Moth Story Lab workshop teaches the art and craft of true, personal storytelling (including games, brainstorming, and story crafting) and culminates in a final share. You must be able to be there for all 7 sessions. It’s a wonderful opportunity for students to develop and share a story about their lives, friends, the family dinner table, or even can...

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Wednesday, June 26 @ 7:00 pm EDT
Books & Books - Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables ,

An Evening with Eric Weiner

The Books & Books Literary Foundation presents… AN EVENING WITH ERIC WEINER discussing Ben & Me: In Search of a Founder’s Formula for a Long and Useful Life (Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster, $29.99) RSVP HERE FOR FREE Books & Books is proud to present an evening with bestselling author Eric Weiner discussing hew new book: Ben & Me: In Search of a Founder’s Formula for a Long and Useful Life** (Avid Reader Press/Simon & Schuster, $29.99)** This event is FREE and...

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Thursday, June 27 @ 7:00 pm EDT
On Demand (Virtual),

¡Tómate una copa (en casa) y escribe mejor! con Delia Sisro

Una tertulia literaria guiada. Comunidad, destreza y creatividad confluyen en nuestro taller Tómate una copa y escribe mejor: una tertulia literaria virtual y ágil donde conocer gente, compartir trabajos y crear buenos textos. Tema: Escritura gourmet: escribir con los 5 sentidos La escritura se cocina. Primero en la mente, luego con todo el cuerpo. Volvemos a los buenos textos como regresamos buscando el aroma de una comida añorada. Un texto, como todo buen plato, entra por los ojos, pero si...

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Wednesday, July 10 @ 6:30 pm EDT
On Demand (Virtual),

First Draft: A Literary Social with Morgan Talty

Miami Book Fair presents First Draft, a series of free and informal writing events where community, craft, and rapid-fire creativity meet for monthly themed virtual salons where writers get social, share their work, and leave with great stories. Instructor: Morgan Talty Theme: TBA Morgan Talty, a citizen of the Penobscot Indian Nation, is the author of the national bestselling and critically acclaimed story collection Night of the Living Rez from Tin House Books, which won the New England Book...

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Thursday, August 8 @ 7:00 pm EDT
MDC Koubek Center, 2705 SW 3rd St., Miami, 33135,

Cine y Literatura 2024 con la película "La tregua"

La Feria del Libro de Miami del Miami Dade College, el Consulado de la República Argentina en Miami, el Consulado de la república Oriental del Uruguay en Miami y la Academia Norteamericana de la Lengua Española invitan a la proyección del filme La tregua (1974), de Sergio Renán, sobre una obra de Mario Benedetti. Nominada al Oscar Mejor Película Extranjera. Martín Santomé, un viudo con tres hijos, comienza a registrar en un diario íntimo la vida cotidiana y anódina de la oficina y las...

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Wednesday, August 14 @ 6:30 pm EDT
On Demand (Virtual),

First Draft: A Literary Social with Azure D. Osborne-Lee

Miami Book Fair presents First Draft, a series of free and informal writing events where community, craft, and rapid-fire creativity meet for monthly themed virtual salons where writers get social, share their work, and leave with great stories. Instructor: Azure D. Osborne-Lee Theme: TBA Azure D. Osborne-Lee (he/they) is a multi-award-winning Black queer & trans theatre maker from south of the Mason-Dixon Line. He teaches at New York University and The New School. Azure holds an MA in...

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Wednesday, September 11 @ 6:30 pm EDT
On Demand (Virtual),

First Draft: A Literary Social with Alejandro Nodarse

Miami Book Fair presents First Draft, a series of free and informal writing events where community, craft, and rapid-fire creativity meet for monthly themed virtual salons where writers get social, share their work, and leave with great stories. Instructor: Alejandro Nodarse Theme: TBA Alejandro Nodarse was born and raised in Miami, FL. The son of Cuban exiles, he holds a Masters degree from Florida State and an M.F.A. from the University of Miami. He is an alum of the Las Dos Brujas Writers...

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Wednesday, October 9 @ 6:30 pm EDT
On Demand (Virtual),

First Draft: A Literary Social with Raquel V. Reyes

Miami Book Fair presents First Draft, a series of free and informal writing events where community, craft, and rapid-fire creativity meet for monthly themed virtual salons where writers get social, share their work, and leave with great stories. Instructor: Raquel V. Reyes Theme: Humor as tone and tool. Keeping it light when the subject is heavy. Raquel V. Reyes writes Latina protagonists. Mango, Mambo, and Murder, the first in the Caribbean Kitchen Mystery series, won a LEFTY for Best...

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