Upcoming Events:

  • [Friday, February 13]
    The Art of the Memoir: Autobiography into Literature with Bernard Cooper 1-day creative writing course on memoir, one of the most popular and exciting genres in contemporary literature.
    6 - 9 p.m. | MDC Museum of Art + Design, Freedom Tower
  • [Tuesday, February 24]
    Writing about Work with Roxanna Elden 6-week creative writing course that will include in-class writing exercises as well as instructor and peer coaching for ongoing projects.
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus

  • [Thursday, February 26]
    Exquisite Writing: Poets Write Memoir with Neil de la Flor 4-week poetry workshop. Participants will be guided in using surrealist techniques to unearth ideas, images, textures and colors in order to revive memories.
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus
  • [Saturday, February 28]
    10 Creative Writing Labs (a.k.a Get that Project Written!) with Anjanette Delgado Participants read work specific to the day's session, then work on short, directed writing assignments, followed by opportunities to share their work.
    10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Location TBA
  • [February 15 – March 15]
    Save the Date! The Big Read 2015 Featuring events and activities inspired by When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie Otsuka, including a trip to the Morikami Garden and Museum, film screenings, book discussions, author presentations, Japanese cooking demos, and more!
  • [Wed. - Sat., May 6 - 9]
    Save the Date! Miami Writers Institute. Four days of intensive workshops on fiction, nonfiction, poetry and more. Registration open January 2015.
    MDC Wolfson Campus, 300 N.E. Second Avenue, Miami

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Read to Learn / Books for Free

The Center is filling 40 bookshelves full of free books for children in Miami-Dade County. Learn how you can help.
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Save the Date! May 7 - 10, 2015

Four days of intensive workshops on fiction, nonfiction, poetry and more. Registration open January 2015.
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Save the Date! Miami Book Fair International: November 15-22

The Miami Book Fair International is the highlight of South Florida's literary community. Join us for the 2015 fair.