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Written by Miami Today on September 24, 2009
Rodrigo de la Luz, author of "Poesía Viva and Mujer de Invierno," will read his humorous Spanish-language poems accompanied by essayist and poet Rodolfo Martínez Sotomayor, who will also read his poems. 7 p.m. Barnes & Noble, 152 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-4152.
A FAMILY AFFAIR
Sue Monk Kidd, author of "The Secret Life of Bees," comes to Coral Gables with daughter Ann Taylor to discuss and sign their dual memoir "Traveling with Pomegranates." Between 1998 and 2000, the two traveled together through Europe on a trip of self-discovery that laid the groundwork for this book. 7:30 p.m. Coral Gables Congregational Church, 3010 De Soto Blvd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
Books & Books welcomes Mihoko Suzuki and Anne Cruz to read and sign their book "The Rule of Women in Early Modern Europe." By drawing on early modern literature and historical documents, this book investigates the political and symbolic measures used to negotiate and support female sovereignty. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.