Chapman, the biggest auditorium on the Book Fair grounds, was packed. It was a young crowd, pretty white for Miami, one might think they were in Austin or Portland. In Hipster-biblio-ville, there's plenty of plaid and an army of bespectacled soldiers. Chuck Palahniuk walked on stage to a thu ... More >>
Even though these days there's not much profit in the poetry game, the art of writing verse can still be dangerous and seductive. So don't give up hope, you can be like the classic poets, too. You can exude confidence and daring. You can totally copy them. The first step would be to sign up ... More >>
WikicommonsHunter S. Thompson at the 1988 FairArtists have Basel. Filmmakers have MIFF. Geniuses have the Book Fair.My inner nerd (well, maybe it's outer, too...) did the running man this morning when it saw PR-extraordinaire Lisa Palley's email announcing the Author List for the 2009 Miami Book ... More >>
Love her or hate her, Nancy Pelosis in the house.
Take a trip to Zoraville.
Hear the wise words of Maryse Condé
Our letters section has gone to the dogs
Novelist skewers literary double standards
Bob Marley's mom writes it all down
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