Stories with 'literature' tag

Julian Castro on Living the American Dream

Former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development under President Barack Obama, Julian Castro, presents a candid and compelling memoir about race and poverty in America: An Unlikely Journey: Waking Up from My American Dream. Presented in partnership with The New Tropic TICKETS AVAILABLE OCTOBER 29, 2018 at 10 A.M. Free tickets will be required for admission to this presentation. […]

/ November 1, 2018


Slate Presents “The Waves” Live in Miami!

The Waves is Slate‘s show about gender, feminism, relationships, politics, culture, news, and cats. Each week hosts Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, Christina Cauterucci, and others talk through the week’s news and culture as seen through the lens of gender and feminism. The hosts will be joined by special guests Rebecca Traister and Celest Ng, as well as leading writers and thinkers in Miami. Bring […]

/ November 1, 2018


Looking for a new podcast? Here’s 16 made in Miami shows to check out

We compiled a list of podcasts that are made right here in the 305 or that focus on Miami and our fair Sunshine State.

/ April 10, 2018


Missing In Action, A Reading

This is the calm before the Book Fair storm… This Saturday night head to the shop to join Jitney Books authors, Luis Garcia and J.J. Colagrande, as they read and perform excerpts from their brand new books. For the first time, Luis will read “The Punkrocker’s Girlfriend,” a Raymond Carver parody from his collection of short stories, Missing. […]

/ October 19, 2017


What is it about Miami that makes people want to write about it?

Miami has a toque especial that you don’t find anywhere else in the United States.

/ November 10, 2016