The Henry Miller Memorial Library is a non-profit art space in Big Sur, California.
Founded in 1981 by Emil White, we are celebrating our 30th anniversary!
We are able to offer events thanks in part to book sales, so please visit the Henry Miller Library Store.
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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: April 2012
Have you written a novel lately? Here in Big Sur it turns out that there is at least one in our midst who has done it! Come to the Library on April 28th from 6-8 pm, to celebrate the publication … Continue reading
“Goodbye cruel world, I’m off to join the Big Big Big Sur Fashion Show….” (Local ticket deadline May 1st!!!)
Dressing up as a sad alcoholic clown at the Big Big Big Sur Fashion Show is gonna be real fun. I’m especially excited about getting shot through a canon, but it wasn’t entirely my idea. The inspiration for that comes … Continue reading
Roosevelt and Churchill. Lennon and McCartney. Rodgers and Hammerstein. Rodgers and Astaire. Mr. Rogers and Mr. McFeely. The 20th century is rife with incredible strategic partnerships; but none can compare to what I’m about to propose: Miller and Vonnegut!! It’s … Continue reading
Lucinda Wililams at The Henry Miller Memorial Library, Friday, June 29th! Pre-sale Thurs, April 26th, noon Pacific time at folkyeah.com
So it goes without saying the only reason we are celebrating NSAW is because of you, our amazingly loyal and generous fans, who helped us raise money through Kickstarter to make the new stage a reality. Donors each got a … Continue reading
Well, it’s the moment you’ve been waiting for. The climax of our New Stage Anniversary Week (NSAW): the footage of Sven discovering his newly beloved stage. We told you there’d be a happy ending!
Earth Day weekend in Big Sur! Alison Fineman & Kimball Hurd at HMML, JGB Band at Fernwood, and more!
Indeed, the first show of the year at the Library has been announced: an Earth Day celebration with Alisa Fineman and Kimball Hurd, two fantastic local (ish) folk singers whom you may recall from 2010′s “Be Kind to the Earth” … Continue reading
New Stage Anniversary Week (NSAW): Hippie Sven checks in on construction of new stage (March 19, 2011)
The Library’s New Stage Anniversary Week (NSAW) continues apace. Today we re-visit footage from March 19, 2011, in which Hippie Sven checks in on the construction of the new stage. You gotta see it to believe it!!
New Stage Anniversary Week (NSAW): Hippie Sven discovers the old stage reduced to rubble (March 5, 2011)
OK guys. Here’s the first installment to honor the 1-year anniversary of our new stage. And it ain’t pretty. Just remind yourself everything turns out alright in the end.
So we here at the Library are coming up to a very important milestone. That’s right: the 1-year anniversary of the construction of our new stage! Amazingly – and I swear, we’re not lying here – the 1-year anniversary of … Continue reading