Michael Thomas

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    Miami Book Fair: Jonathan Lethem

    Don't let the glasses fool you; he's a literary super hero​For fellow writers, Jonathan Lethem needs no introduction. 1999's Motherless Brooklyn, the story of a detective with Tourette's syndrome, put Lethem on the map, but by that point, he'd already written four novels that breached the genre li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    Miami Book Fair: Novelist Ben Greenman

    Ben Greenman​ Ben Greenman was a 20-year-old rookie scribe fresh out of Yale when he was hired to write for the Miami New Times in 1990. The Palmettto Senior High alum joined a rabble rousing crew of writers who included Greg Baker, Jim Defede, Sean Rowe and Steve Almond. They were the ones who ... More >>

  • Music

    March 20, 2008

    Darker Their Love

    Welsh quartet Bullet for My Valentine screams, aims, and fires.

  • News

    April 26, 2001

    Bird of Paradox

    José Basulto, president of Brothers to the Rescue, is a CIA-trained warrior who insists he supports nonviolent resistance. Complicated? Sí, señor.