Upcoming Events:

  • [Thursday, April 30]
    Join us for an evening with New York Times Columnist David Brooks as he presents his new book The Road to Character. Co-presented with Books & Books.
    6:30 p.m. | Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Chapman Conference Center
  • [Tuesday, May 5]
    First Draft en español. ¡Tómate una copa y escribe mejor! Tema: Obsesiones (todos tenemos una… o muchas). GRATIS! RSVP (es gratuito y la primera copa la invita la casa)
    7 p.m. | Books & Books Bookstore and Cafe at Arsht Center


  • [Wed. - Sat., May 6 - 9]
    Save the Date! Miami Writers Institute. Four days of intensive workshops on fiction, nonfiction, poetry and more.
    MDC Wolfson Campus, 300 N.E. Second Avenue, Miami

  • [Thursday, May 7]
    First Draft: A Literary Social. Write a poem. Have a drink. Write a better poem. Theme: Changes. FREE! RSVP required.
    6:30 p.m. | Books & Books Bookstore and Cafe at Arsht Center

  • [Saturday, May 9]
    Have a true story to tell? Lip Service wants it! The Miami Writer's Institute is teaming up with Lip Service: True Stories Out Loud for an evening of live storytelling. Submit your story by April 17. Visit lipservicestories.com.
    8 p.m. | 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables
  • [Thursday, May 28]
    Rafael Acosta de Arriba presents La seducción de la mirada (in Spanish). Un recorrido a través de la historia del desnudo en la fotografía cubana desde el siglo XIX hasta nuestros días.
    7 p.m. | Miami Dade College's Koubek Center



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