Rock Foxx

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2010

    New Yorker Editor Ben Greenman Talks His New Book, What He's Poised to Do

    Miami native Ben Greenman has never been shy about toying with convention. via Ben Greenman​The New Yorker editor and novelist -- and let's not forget, Miami New Times alum -- has won acclaim for his McSweeney's-approved approach to writing, as in his last novel, 2009's ... More >>

  • News

    November 12, 2009
  • 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 >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2009

    You Call Yourself a Miami-Bred Writer? See Ben Greenman

    Wikicommons​Former Miami New Times staffer, Palmetto High grad, and current New Yorker editor Ben Greenman will read from his new book, Please Step Back, this Saturday at 5 p.m at Books & Books Coral Gables (265 Aragon Ave.).If you missed our review of the book -- a retros ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2009

    Book Review: Please Step Back by Ben Greenman

    Melville House BooksI used to spend a lot of time and money purchasing slick vinyl re-issues of "forgotten" or "lost" eras in American music: albums with titles like New Orleans Funk, Vol. 1: The Original Sound of Funk, 1960-1975 and Miami Sound: Rare Funk and Soul from Miami, Florida 1967-1974 ... More >>