Joan Didion

  • Calendar

    December 22, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 1, 2010

    Riptide Rides Van Van Protest Bus

    Los Van Van landed in Miami like a lit match dropped on an ancient anthill.Erik MazaRuckus at the concert​On Sunday, hundreds of grizzled Cubans came out of the woodwork -- Westchester, Little Havana, Hialeah -- to protest the popular band's concert at the James L. Knight Center.They came bearing ... More >>

  • Film

    August 27, 2009

    Taking Woodstock Ruins It

    Who knew three days of peace and music would oppress us for 40 years?

  • News

    November 1, 2007

    Book Fair Bonanza

    Miami’s got the literary goods

  • News

    November 30, 2006

    Car 19, Where Are You?

    Wish the Metromover would just get up and move?

  • Music

    January 12, 2006

    The Magik Markers

    "Didion Waltz" (Gulcher)

  • Calendar

    November 17, 2005


    Joan Didion and Terry McMillan bring their groove to the Miami Book Fair

  • News

    November 10, 2005

    Floored Genius

    From high-minded to hype-crazed, book fairs have a rich tradition of coaxing out reclusive authors. New Times was fortunate to get a rare audience with the person redefining writing, M.M. Pascal-Paul.

  • Music

    July 14, 2005
  • Calendar

    January 13, 2005
  • News

    October 14, 2004
  • News

    November 6, 2003

    Hit Picks of Miami Lit

    In which local authors and aficionados list their favorites

  • News

    November 6, 2003

    In Search of the Great Miami Novel

    Surely there's more to local literature than crime and exile

  • Music

    April 10, 2003

    The Natives Are Restless

    Can you feel the bass?

  • News

    August 15, 2002

    Wonder Boy?

    Nick McDonell, son of Terry, has floored the literary world and caught Hollywood's eye. Now he's ready for college.

  • News

    May 21, 1998
  • News

    August 8, 1996

    Paradise Found

    British author Alexander Stuart exiled himself to South Beach before writing the aptly titled Life on Mars

  • News

    September 28, 1994
  • News

    July 14, 1993

    From Moscow to Miami

    When Cuba's top students were sent to the Soviet Union, no one could have guessed they would change from revolutionaries to refugees.

  • News

    February 10, 1993
  • News

    December 2, 1992
  • News

    October 24, 1990

    Boneyard Ramble

    Crushed in a garbage truck, poisoned by a landlady, crapped out-literally--during a dice game. These and more are buried in this county's cemetaries, and come Halloween night, they'll be dying to get out