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  • Blogs

    November 15, 2010

    Jay-Z in Miami Tonight (via Satelite) to Discuss "Decoded"

    Ben Baker/Redux via Forbes.comJay-Z's gonna be a Forbes-rated billionaire.​The Miami Music Festival (yawn) came to a close on Sunday, as the Miami International Book Fair kicked off its week-long series of literary events with George W. Bush (read about it). But tonight via satellite from the New ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2009

    Young Adult Author Crissa-Jean Chappell Returns to UM

    Courtesy of Crissa-Jean Chappell​Miami native Crissa-Jean Chappell teaches creative writing and cinema studies at Miami International University of Art and Design. Her first YA ('Young Adult") novel, Total Constant Order, was published by Harper Collins in 2007 to universal acclaim, garnerin ... More >>

  • News

    April 3, 2008

    Che Guevara Who?

    Cubans get pissed, an artist gets even, and the supreme prosecutor of the Cuban revolution gets booted from Dadeland.

  • News

    April 6, 2000

    A Life in Jeopardy!

    Ever dreamed of being on the brainy game show? Think you could sweep the board? Yeah, Ted B. Kissell did too.