Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

Akashic Books

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Location: Miami Book Fair International

Map: Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Miami, Florida, United States

There are no upcoming events for Miami Book Fair International.

Past Events

Mckenzie Cassidy – Miami Book Fair International (Miami, FL)

“In Conversation: On Here Lies a Father & Disappearing Earth“ At his father’s funeral, Ian Daly finds out that he abandoned two other families, two wives, and several children who never knew their father. Mckenzie Cassidy’s Here Lies a Father examines the impact of secrets on a family, and how to relearn right and wrong […]

VIRTUAL EVENT: Alex Wheatle – Miami Book Fair International (Miami, FL)

PLEASE NOTE: All our virtual events are listed in Eastern Time (ET) unless otherwise indicated. “Singing Even in the Dark Times: Four YA Authors on Historical Fiction” In Tahereh Mafi’s An Emotion of Great Delight, Shadi tries to navigate her crumbling world in the wake of 9/11 by soldiering through, until one day, everything changes, […]

VIRTUAL EVENT: Courttia Newland, Miami Book Fair International (Miami, FL)

PLEASE NOTE: All our virtual events are listed in Eastern time (ET) unless otherwise noted. “In Conversation: On A River Called Time & The Ninth Metal“ Courttia Newland‘s A River Called Time is set at the Ark, a massive structure in the center of Dinium – an alternative London – that promised a utopian existence […]

VIRTUAL EVENT: Marc Ribot – Miami Book Fair International (Miami, FL)

PLEASE NOTE: All our virtual events are listed in Eastern Time (ET) unless otherwise noted. “In Conversation: On Unstrung: Rants and Stories of a Noise Guitarist“ Across the essays and stories of Unstrung: Rants and Stories of a Noise Guitarist, musician Marc Ribot brings to the page the curiosity, dexterity, and sense of humor that […]

VIRTUAL EVENT: Speculative Los Angeles featuring Denise Hamilton, Alex Espinoza, Francesca Lia Block, and S. Qiouyi Lu – Miami Book Fair International (Miami, FL)

PLEASE NOTE: our virtual events are listed in Eastern Time (ET) unless otherwise noted. “In Conversation: On Speculative Los Angeles“ Denise Hamilton commissioned the 14 stories (including one of her own) that comprise Speculative Los Angeles. Each is set in a different neighborhood of the city and filled with local color, landmarks, and flavor – […]

Alejandro Pérez-Cortés – Miami Book Fair International (Miami, FL)

This in-person event will be held in Spanish in Room 2106 (Building 2, 1st Floor). Volvemos a encontrarnos en persona y los invitamos a una cita con la poesía contemporánea. Alejandro Pérez Cortés, poeta, narrador y profesor mexicano que reside en Estados Unidos, ganó el Premio Paz 2020 organizado por la Feria del Libro de Miami […]