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Updates and Musings from the Writer's Room

Writer’s Room Welcomes A Cappella experts to South Beach November 14, 2014

The All Roads Experience All Roads A Cappella Festival is Miami’s first contemporary a cappella festival. It is being hosted and sponsored by The Betsy – South Beach and The Writer’s Room at The Betsy. The Betsy is a literary hotel with an Artist in Residence program. The Betsy and its sister property, The Carlton, […]

Our next Writer for Young Readers: Kekla Magoon gets reviewed November 11, 2014

Review Author Kekla Magoon and the cover of her book “How It Went Down.” (Henry Holt and Company) By EBONY ELIZABETH THOMAS LiteratureTrayvon MartinUniversity of PennsylvaniaBooksReviews Kekla Magoon’s YA novel about a teen shooting, ‘How It Went Down,’ is captivating, relevant and necessary In ‘How It Went Down,’ deft storytelling focuses on youth voices after […]

Writer in Residence Reaches Out to Community October 17, 2014

Artists’ Salon at Miami Arts Charter, hosted by Creative Writing Teacher, Jen Karetnick with Literary Programs Manager, Pablo Cartaya – and featuring Julia Rubano, our current Artist is Residence; graduate of Trinity College, winner of 2014 Hyam Plutzik Creative Writing Residency.

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