Miami Book Fair International November 13 – 20

When: Sunday November 13th – Sunday November 20th
Street fair November 18th -20th
Where: Miami Dade College -Wolfson Campus

300 Northeast 2nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33132

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The Miami Book Fair International, in its 28th year, will open Sunday November 13th with the popular Evenings With… series, featuring six nights of readings and discussions with noted authors from the United States and around the world.

On Friday, the Street Fair gets under way. The highlight of the Street Fair is the Festival of Authors, with more than 350 authors reading and discussing their work, including the Latin American and Spanish authors who participate in the IberoAmerican Authors Program. Thousands of South Florida schoolchildren will help kick off the Street Fair, making the trip downtown Friday to hear authors and participate in Children’s Alley activities, including theater, arts-and-crafts, storytelling and readings by children’s book authors. Comics and graphic novels are once again featured, with the school of comics on Friday and a new section just for kids and teens, as well as presentations over the weekend by renowned graphic novelists and illustrators.

During Street Fair weekend, more than 250 publishers and booksellers exhibit and sell books, with special features like the antiquarians, who showcase of signed first editions, original manuscripts and other collectibles.

What you need to know:

Prices:

Friday, November 18: FREE
Saturday and Sunday, November 19 and 20: $8
13 to 18 and over 62: $5
12 and under: FREE
Ride your bike to the fair and save $3 on Street Fair Admission
Tickets for 2011 Evenings With series author presentations are $10
(plus a $2 handling fee charged by the ticketing provider, IMG Tickets)
Weekend author sessions in the Chapman Conference Center also require online free ticket reservations
(no handling fees apply to free ticket reservations)

Click here for a list of the 2011 Confirmed Authors

 

Author Sessions During the Week

Sunday, Nov. 13 – Friday, Nov. 18

Author sessions during the week include the popular Evenings With series, featuring readings by celebrities and world-renowned writers, and weekday sessions of the IberoAmerican authors program.

Weekend Author Sessions

Saturday, Nov. 19 – Sunday, Nov. 20

On Saturday and Sunday, the Festival of Authors continues when more than 300 authors present their works, including the Latin American and Spanish authors who participate in the IberoAmerican Authors Program, and the up-and-coming Florida writers.

 

Click here for the 2011 Event Schedule

 

 

Click here to download the full 2011 event guide

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Información en Español

La Feria Internacional del Libro de Miami es el festival literario más grande de los Estados Unidos. Cada año atrae a más de 300 escritores y 300,000 amantes de los libros para una celebración de la palabra escrita a lo largo de ocho días. Este año, la Feria comienza el 13 de Noviembre de 2011 y se extiende hasta el 20 de Noviembre, con lecturas de libros, mesas redondas sobre temas de interés actual, conversatorios con autores, exhibición de libros y eventos para niños, adolescentes y adultos.  La feria al aire libre se llevara a cabo del 18 al 20 de noviembre

IberoAmerican Authors

Doming, 13 de Nov.  – Domingo, 20 de  Nov.

El Programa de Autores Iberoamericanos de la Feria se complace en ofrecer lo mejor de la literatura contemporánea en español, con más de 60 autores invitados. Acompáñenos durante ocho días y descubra las novedades de ficción, ensayo, teatro, temas de actualidad y mucho más!

Haga click aquí para la Lista de Eventos en Español

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