The Henry Miller Memorial Library is a non-profit art space in Big Sur, California.
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- Limited amount of fashion show tix to go on sale today at noon!
- Another cool workshop testimonial from March ’12 alumni Dwayne DeBardelaben
- New product at the HMML online store: “The Stone Mason of Tor House,” *the* definitive and most beautiful biography of Robinson Jeffers
- This year’s Big Big Big Sur Fashion Show – tickets on sale (futuristic machine dystopia not included)
- Kurt Vonnegut’s 8 Tips on How to Write a Great Story
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Monthly Archives: January 2011
I must say, I’m warming up to these indoor winter shows. We have them inside the library, put out 30 or so chairs, make coffee and tea, serve wine, and just relax. No PA. No amps. Total living room-vibe intimacy … Continue reading
So yeah, the Animal Collective show sold out in under two minutes. Man oh man. I mean, it’s only 300 tickets, what can you do? Thanks for your patience and understanding. All of our “big” shows – AC, Arcade Fire, … Continue reading
Update: It sold out! – It’s true. Today, at noon, go to the Henry Miller Library or Folk Yeah page and follow links to the ticketing page. The show is April 14th. The day of the event, there are no … Continue reading
That, ahem, would be “Tropic of Cancer.” A book, first published in France in 1934, that wasn’t published in Miller’s own country until 1961. Could you imagine? Not being able to buy your own book in your own country for … Continue reading
Consider it, like, a fun treasure hunt; your quest for Animal Collective tickets at the Henry Miller Library in Big Sur, on April 14th. Well, for those interested, your next set of instructions are found at folkyeah.com. Basically, tickets go … Continue reading
2010 was totally sick at the Henry Miller Library. Yo La Tengo, Arcade Fire, Band of Horses, etc., yada yada yada. And don’t get us started on Monterey County proper; heck, Dylan played Monterey! So, recently, the three luminaries behind … Continue reading
We normally don’t have winter shows here at the library. For a few reasons. Here are two: 1) The weather. Winters in Big Sur can be Biblical. Co-workers get stranded, as the dirt roads they live on become muddy rivers. … Continue reading
That would be our writing workshop. Namely, the Big Sur writing workshop to be held March 4-6 in Seaside/Monterey, CA. It will sell out so hurry up before it’s too late! For the past fourteen years, writers have come to … Continue reading
It’s true. The Prodigal Sons of Baltimore shall return: (((folkYEAH!))) Presents @ Henry Miller Library in Big Sur, CA: A N I M A L C O L L E C T i V E plus very special guest Thursday, … Continue reading
Like this one. I mean, we’re not one to toot our own horns, but c’mon, can you blame us? We blushed, for goodness sakes. It’s a nice blog about a visitor’s tour of the library. For you, dear reader, consider … Continue reading