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Written by Miami Today on April 11, 2013
POETRY & BALLET
As part of O, Miami Poetry Festival, "Poetry + Ballet" features poet Barbara Anderson and dancers from the Miami City Ballet for a special performance combining poetry and dance inside of Wynwood’s The LAB Miami. 7 p.m. The LAB Miami, 400 NW 26th St., Miami. Free. Details: www.omiami.org.
O, Miami hosts "Sylvia Plath and the Tradition: Fifty Years and Counting," celebrating the 50th anniversary of the death of Sylvia Plath by two American poets — Campbell McGrath and Catherine Bowman — who have written about and are influenced by Plath’s poetry. Before and after the reading, exchange used books in the lobby. 8 p.m. The Betsy-South Beach, 1440 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach. Free. Details: www.omiami.org.
The Institute of Maya Studies presents "Illustrating Maya Sites of Central America: Scientific Rendering v. Artistic Interpretation," with artist Steve Radzi discussing the influence that illustrators have on the understanding of the Maya culture, as well as a comparison of the main differences between scientific rendering and artistic interpretation. 8 p.m. Miami Science Museum, 3280 South Miami Ave., Miami. Free for members. $10 suggested donation others. Details: (305) 279-8110 or www.instituteofmayastudies.org.