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Culture

Great Expeditions: The Top 10 Cities for Literary Travelers

Do you have both wanderlust and a love for literature? These ten breathtaking cities have plenty for book lovers to discover around the world.

News

Happy Hemingway Days: A Look Back at Ernest Hemingway’s Influences

'Influencing Hemingway: People and Places That Shaped His Life and Work,' a recent book by Nancy W. Sindelar, provides context for the upcoming zaniness of Hemingway Days in Key West, FL.

News

Midnight Cowboy Author James Leo Herlihy, We’re Getting to Know Ye

Playwright and fiction writer James Leo Herlihy, born on this day in 1927 in Detroit, Michigan, is best remembered for his novel Midnight Cowboy -- and we're starting to get to know so much more worth remembering.

Interviews

A Conversation with Ayad Akhtar, Pulitzer-Winning Playwright and Novelist

Ayad Akhtar, author of the Pulitzer-winning play Disgraced, joined us for a waterfront conversation this morning over Cuban coffee, following a talk he gave Sunday night at The Studios of Key West.

Interviews

Step Into the Lush, Eclectic World of New American Cuisine Founder Norman Van Aken

Norman Van Aken, based in Miami and Key West, was once a traveling carnival worker and is now one of the country’s most celebrated chefs. The convergence of creativity, receptivity to experience, and ambition that drove that arc to his life propels his engaging new memoir No Experience Necessary: The Culinary Odyssey of Chef Norman Van Aken.

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Mile Marker Zero: The Faces of Key West’s Moveable Feast

William McKeen’s collective biography Mile Marker Zero: The Moveable Feast of Key West highlights Hemingway's influence on the next generation of writers and artists drawn to the island for inspiration.