Calendar Of Events Books
Written by Miami Today on August 25, 2011
Louis K. Lowy’s "Die Laughing" is set in the 1950s atmosphere of flying saucers, communist scares and live broadcasting. Protagonist Sam E. Lakeside embarks on a journey to find and kill camouflaged aliens that murdered his best friend and manager. 7 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
"Garden Cities: Theory & Practice of Agrarian Urbanism" by architect and US "urbanist" Andrés Duany presents a type of community plan and management that allows agriculture and modern society to interact. Mr. Duany promotes Agrarian Urbanism, a society involved with the growing of food at all development levels. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.