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Calendar Of Events Books

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Written by on April 25, 2013

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Thursday 4/25

BATTLE FOR MODERNISM

   David Rifkind’s "The Battle for Modernism" studies the relationship between modern architecture and fascist political practices in Italy by researching Quadrante—a short-lived cultural journal aimed to transform architecture in fascist Italy. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.

Friday 4/26

GRAPHIC NARRATIVE

   American cartoonist Ben Katchor’s "Hand-Drying in America" is a collection of graphic narratives on the subjects of urban planning, product design, and architecture. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.

Saturday 4/27

POSITIVE REINFORCEMENT

   Victoria Stilwell—creator of the television show "It’s Me or the Dog"—uses positive reinforcement training methods for dogs. In "Train Your Dog Positively," she addresses problem behaviors and aims to provide solutions for pet owners. 2 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.

VISUALLY SPEAKING

   Author and photographer Kiko Ricote presents his second coffee table book "Miami Visually Speaking," containing 200 pages of full-color photographs of Miami’s tropical urban surroundings. Text is nonexistent in this collection of photographs: from landscapes, aerial views, urban details, miles of beaches and colorful skies. 5 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.

FLY AWAY

   "Fly Away" by Kristin Hannah is an emotionally complex novel about love, motherhood, loss, and new beginnings. 7 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.

Monday 4/29

LIFE AFTER LIFE

   "Life After Life" by Jill McCorkle tells of the residents and staff of Pine Haven Estates, a retirement facility, which is now home to a good many of Fulton, North Carolina’s older citizens. McCorkle aims to connect their lives through their present circumstances, their pasts, and, in some cases, through their deaths to celebrate life. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.

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