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Written by Miami Today on October 8, 2009
David Luis-Brown comes to Books & Books to read and discuss his work "Waves of Decolonization." In it, he reveals how writer-activists at the turn of the 20th century linked local struggles against racial oppression throughout the US, Cuba and Mexico to worldwide struggles against imperialism. 7 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
Kay Redfield Jamison comes to Coral Gables to read and sign "Nothing Was the Same." In it, Ms. Jamison looks back at her relationship with her husband, Richard Wyatt, a renowned scientist who battled debilitating dyslexia to become one of the foremost experts on schizophrenia before passing away. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.