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Miami Book Fair

Miami Book Fair And FIU Kick Off Awesome Fall Programming

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 09.07.2016 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

Between the Miami Book Fair, Books and Books and the strong writing community nurtured by the MFA Program at Florida International, our city's literary prowess is among the best in the world.

Jitney Books Aims to Transform Miami

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 08.03.2016 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

Jitney Books is a new Miami-based micro-publishing company focusing on producing original titles by Miami-based authors writing about Miami with the intention of this material being produced into film or plays by Miami-based filmmakers or playwrights. All cover art will feature Miami-based artists.

Miami Book Fair: An Inside Look

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 11.05.2016 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

The Miami Book Fair, now in its 32nd year, is somehow bigger than ever. Let's do the math.

Thank You, Miami Book Fair

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 01.24.2015 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

Words can barely describe the magnitude and production of the Miami Book Fair. But, then again, the Miami Book Fair International starts with just that: words.

Spanish Royals Thrill Miami Book Fair

Posted 11.18.2013 | Miami

It's been a great 30 years for the Miami Book Fair International, the largest event of its kind in the country. From Hunter S. Thompson upside down an...

How The Book Fair Jump-Started A New Miami

New York Times | LIZETTE ALVAREZ | Posted 01.25.2014 | Miami

MIAMI -- Three decades ago, the notion of a book fair in this city seemed wildly implausible. Viewed as a town that had squandered its natural adva...

Is This the Best Miami Book Fair Ever?

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

You like poetry, cooking, non-fiction -- it's all here, on the highest level. All ethnicities, cultures, genres, all coming together. The Miami Book Fair is offering up a cultural equivalency of that popular '80s song for Africa:

Amazing Things To Do This Fall In Miami

Posted 10.09.2013 | Miami

Daily temps may not give any indication that it's fall in Miami but the local event calendar sure looks like the seasons have changed. Autumn is wh...

Look Who's Opening The Miami Book Fair International

Vanessa Martin | Posted 09.18.2013 | Miami

Earlier this year, Amazon ranked Miami as the third most well-read city in America. It's no wonder then our fair city is home to the Miami Book Fair I...

Laptop-Packin' Mama

Eleni Gage | Posted 05.06.2013 | Parents
Eleni Gage

While being a writer is great and challenging and being a mother is great and challenging, trying to be both simultaneously can sometimes feel like a recipe for disaster.

GUIDE: Major Authors And Majorettes

Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 11.16.2012 | Miami

Yes, we're aware that Monday is in no way considered the weekend, but when the Material Girl comes to town, she's powerful enough to change the struct...

Common Sense On Obamacare -- From Miami

Alan Fein | Posted 01.29.2012 | Miami
Alan Fein

Most people would be surprised to know that at our federal courthouse, a transplanted Miamian recently wrote an opinion that should provide the intellectual template for a Supreme Court affirmation of Affordable Health Care Act.

George W. Bush To Open Miami Book Fair | LISA ORKIN EMMANUEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Bush is scheduled to speak at the 27th annual Miami Book Fair International, which runs from Nov. 14-21. The former president will present his memoir ...

Miami Book Fair Going Strong This Week

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

All this week, Miami is celebrating the world of literature with its annual Book Fair. Running from November 8 - 15 and open to the public for a small...