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Book Presentation | Tell My Mother I Gone to Cuba: Stories of Early 20th-Century Migration

September 27 @ 6:30 pm - November 27 @ 8:00 pm
Books & Books -Coral Gables,
265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33185 United States
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Book Presentation featuring Dr. Sharon Milagro Marshall, award-winning journalist and corporate communication professional from Barbados. Co-sponsored by the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, Cuban Research Institute, and the African & African Diaspora Studies Program. Free and open to the public. To RSVP and for more information, please call (305) 348-1991.   Find out more »

Julius Klinger: Posters for a Modern Age

October 6, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 29, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Recognized as one of the leading graphic artists of the modern age, Austrian designer Julius Klinger (1876–1942) transformed commercial visual culture through his innovative advertising posters, book and magazine illustrations, mass promotional campaigns, ornamental and typographical design, and brand development. Associated with both the Vienna Secession and Jugendstil at the turn of the twentieth century,... Read more » Find out more »

Double Vision

October 6, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Graphic design helps establish a visual identity—a brand—for a client. At the same time, it can express the designer’s individual creativity. To explore this dual nature of graphic identity, Vienna-based design studio Seite Zwei transforms The Wolfsonian’s façade and lobby with typefaces, abstract forms, and color schemes derived from the work of Julius Klinger, one... Read more » Find out more »

Selling the Golden Leaf: Exoticism in Tobacco Advertising

October 12, 2017 @ 12:00 am - April 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Selling the Golden Leaf reveals how early twentieth-century tobacco companies pitched their products through association with tropical landscapes, colonial adventures, and non-Western peoples. The installation, drawn from The Wolfsonian–FIU Library’s collection, includes advertisements, labels, and books that relied on colorful, eye-catching images made possible by the advent of new printing technologies at the end of the... Read more » Find out more »
12:00 pm

BBC English Conversation Circle

November 23 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
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BBC Campus,
Miami, United States
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Free English Conversation Circles every Thursday 12pm Location: Carnival Student Center BBC Practice your conversation skills in English! * Sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Writing.  Please contact gchutchi@fiu.edu for more information.   Find out more »
6:00 pm

Native Plant Society Monthly Meeting/Presentation

November 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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6:00PM to 6:30PM – Social and Refreshments 6:30PM to 8:30PM – Chapter Meeting Presentation of (10) Native Plants of the Month Guest Speaker Native Plant Gardening Tips Find out more »