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DATE PUBLISHED : JULY 17, 2014
Miami Book Fair International and R House to Host #6WordsMiami Event July 24 - Miami Book Fair International (MBFI), presented by The Center for Literature and Theatre @ Miami Dade College (MDC), will host a free happy hour from 6 - 8 p.m. Thursday, July 24, in collaboration with R House restaurant bar and gallery in the heart of the Wynwood Art District. The event is an opportunity for guests to write their Miami-influenced six-word stories for the #6WordsMiami community project.

 

DATE PUBLISHED : FEBRUARY 13, 2014
The Center for Literature and Theatre @ Miami Dade College Celebrates Reading with The Big Read, March 15 – April 15 - It's that time of year again to hit the books! The Center for Literature and Theatre @ Miami Dade College (The Center @ MDC) is kicking off The Big Read, featuring events and activities inspired by this year's title, The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri. The program includes a flash mob-style Bhangra dance party, film screenings, book discussions, author presentations, an Indian cooking demo and tasting, and more!

DATE PUBLISHED : FEBRUARY 11, 2014
The Center for Literature and Theatre at Miami Dade College Presents Former Colombian President Andres Pastrana - The Center for Literature and Theatre at Miami Dade College (The Center @ MDC) presents a special evening with former Colombian President Andres Pastrana, who will discuss his new memoir Andres Pastrana, Memorias olvidadas (Andres Pastrana: Forgotten Memories) at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Mar. 4, at MDC's Wolfson Campus in downtown Miami. This event is free and open to the public.

DATE PUBLISHED : FEBRUARY 11, 2014
The Center @ Miami Dade College Announces 2014 Writers Institute - The acclaimed Writers Institute, presented by The Center for Literature and Theatre at Miami Dade College (The Center @ MDC), runs Wednesday through Saturday, May 7 – 10, featuring four days of intensive workshops on fiction, nonfiction and poetry, as well as lunchtime readings and manuscript consultations. All workshops will be offered at MDC's Wolfson Campus, 300 N.E. Second Ave., downtown Miami.

DATE PUBLISHED : FEBRUARY 4, 2014
Centro de Literatura y Teatro del Miami Dade College anuncia convocatoria a concurso Premio Paz de Poesía 2014 - ¡Atención poetas! El Centro de Literatura y Teatro del Miami Dade College (MDC), en colaboración con The National Poetry Series, anunció el regreso del Premio Paz de Poesía. El plazo de entrega del concurso de este año se extenderá del 1 de mayo al 15 de junio.

DATE PUBLISHED : JANUARY 31, 2014
The Center for Literature and Theatre @ Miami Dade College Announces its 2014 Spring Creative Writing Courses - The Center for Literature and Theatre @ Miami Dade College's (The Center @ MDC) creative writing classes are back! Don't miss this unique opportunity to enhance your writing, and receive feedback and encouragement from published authors with extensive teaching experience.

DATE PUBLISHED : JANUARY 30, 2014
The Center for Literature and Theatre @ Miami Dade College Announces The Paz Prize for Poetry 2014 Contest - Calling all Poets! The Center for Literature & Theatre @ Miami Dade College (MDC), in collaboration with The National Poetry Series, has announced the return of The Paz Prize for Poetry. The submission period for this year's contest is May 1 – June 15.