Calendar Of Events Books
Written by Miami Today on May 23, 2013
In "Jenni Rivera: The Incredible Story of a Warrior Butterfly," Leila Cobo — pianist, TV host, writer and executive director for Latino content and programming at Billboard — brings us Jenni Rivera’s biography, reflecting on the party girl, the elegant woman, the great diva, the friend, the mother and the grandmother. 8 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
The UM Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies hosts a reception and presentation for professor of sociology and political science at FAU Luis Fleischman’s book "Latin America in the Post-Chávez Era: The Security Threat to the United States." 6:30 p.m. reception. 7 p.m. presentation. Casa Bacardi/Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies, University of Miami, 1531 Brescia Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 284-2822 or www.postchavez.com.