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Pages & Spreads: Literary Telephone Event

Pages & Spreads: Miami Zine Fair

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Books Are Nice collection, 2013-2014 | University of Miami Special Collections

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Title: Books Are Nice collection, 2013-2014Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:2013-2014

ID: ASM0374

Creator: Books Are Nice

Extent: 2.5 Linear Feet. More info below.

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection documents Book Are Nice, and the organization's involvement in the literary culture of Miami. The collection currently includes materials from two editions of Pages & Spreads, a series of pop-up reading room events that Books Are Nice has helped organize.

Biographical Note

Books Are Nice is a publishing and graphic design house based in Miami, Florida. Founded in 2011 by Augusto Mendoza, the organization has published a number of books and zines, and has taken part in numerous literary events in South Florida.

Administrative Information

Alternate Extent Statement: 2 box

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Acquisition Method: Gift of Augusto Mendoza, 2014.

Separated Materials: Good, F. B., Mendoza, A., Garcia, V., Núñez, V. R., & David Castillo Gallery,. (2013). Not on Allen Street. Miami, FL : Creative Creative.

Preferred Citation: Books Are Nice collection, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

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[Series 1: Pages & Spreads: Literary Telephone Event, 2013],
[Series 2: Pages & Spreads: Miami Zine Fair, 2014],

Series 2: Pages & Spreads: Miami Zine Fair, 2014Add to your cart.
Pages & Spreads is a series of events designed to promote printed matter in Miami. This particular version of the event was a local zine and publishing fair held on April 19, 2014 at the Edgewater Poetry & Athletics Club. The event was presented with O, Miami as part of their month long festival celebrating poetry in Miami.
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Folder 1: Event Flyers, 2014Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Tote Bags & Button, n.d.Add to your cart.

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