Calendar Of Events Books
Written by Miami Today on September 25, 2008
Authors and editors of "The New Deal in South Florida: Design, Policy, and Community Building, 1933-1940" will gather for a panel discussion. 7 p.m. The Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free to members and the FIU community, $10 for the public. Details: (305) 535-2622 or www.wolfsonian.org.
HOW TO MASTER A MINUTE
Personal coach Masha Malka will be at Books and Books discussing the life-changing tips featured in her book, "One Minute Coach." Ms. Malka, a former Soviet refugee, has spent a lifetime teaching people how to make a great life starting from scratch. 7:30 p.m. Books and Books, Bal Harbour Shops, 9700 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 864-4241 or www.booksandbooks.com
AN UNLIKELY TRIP HOME
Ariel Sabar, author of "My Father’s Paradise," will be signing and discussing his latest book. Mr. Sabar’s book tells the story of a father and son traveling to Iraq to find their family’s hometown. Along the way, they discover their role in the history of a place now garnering the world’s attention. 8 p.m. Books and Books, 264 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
A BOTTLE FOR EVERY OCCASION
Wine Library TV’s Gary Vaynerchuk will be at Books and Books discussing his latest book that catalogs 101 wines. Between the covers, Mr. Vaynerchuk includes a bottle for every taste, price range and regional preference. 8 p.m. Sept. 26. Books and Books, 264 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
French philosopher and journalist Bernard Henry-Lévy will be signing and discussing his book "Left in Dark Times," which suggests new moral and political visions for the modern era. 8 p.m. Books and Books, 264 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.