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The World's Smallest Poetry Reading

  • The Swamp at Miami Book Fair 300 Northeast 2nd Avenue Miami, FL, 33132 United States (map)

Remember when poetry readings were intimate?

Before the big crowds and paparazzi ruined poetry, readings were places where a person could sit in the same room as a poet and feel as if she were only reading to him. O, Miami recreates that by-gone era and, in the process, sets a Guinness World Record for:

The World's Smallest Poetry Reading
Tuesday, November 17, 7 p.m.
The Swamp at Miami Book Fair International

The World's Smallest Poetry Reading celebrates the publication of Eight Miami Poets(Jai-Alai Books, 2015), an anthology of young local poets who do not yet have a published collection of poems.

Sit in a private room with Annik Adey-Babinski, Zain Aslam, Legna Rodríguez Iglesias, Fabienne Sylvia Josaphat, Yaddyra Peralta, Cherry Pickman, Sarah Trudgeon, or Nick Vagnoni and hear an original poem read just for you.

While you wait, have a drink, listen to music, or browse for new reading material at a special edition of Bookleggers Library

[Book Fair event link]

Earlier Event: October 23
Young Spanish Poets
Later Event: November 21
Publishing Panel at Miami Book Fair