Here is The Combat Hippies guide to the Miami International Book Fair! These four presentations promote Post-Traumatic Growth by engaging the community in thought provoking discussions about issues that facing war veterans. Don’t forget admission to the book fair is $8 over the weekend. FREE parking is available at the MDC Parking Garage at 500 N.E. 2nd Avenue, entrance on N.E. 5th Street between 1st and 2nd Avenue. See you at the fair!
Courtesy of Miami Book-fair International

Courtesy of Miami Book-fair International

 

Novels of War – Elliot Ackerman and others discuss the role conflict plays in their most recent novels.

Saturday 11/21 1:30pm – Room 8201 (Building 8, 2nd Floor),
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, , 33132
The Tropes of War – Andrea Greenbaum examines the remnants of war that construct the narratives of returning soldiers, and documents how those who record their memories endeavour to excavate these broken pieces.
Saturday 11/21 3:30pm – Room 8203 (Building 8, 2nd Floor),
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, , 33132
Trauma and Aftermath: PTSD – Join an expert panel: Tyler Boudreau, Packing Inferno: The Unmaking of a Marine; Yochi Dreazen, The Invisible Front: Love and Loss in an Era of Endless War; and Dr. Charles Hoge, Once a Warrior – Always a Warrior: Navigating the Transition from Combat to Home as they address the definition, diagnosis, and demands of one of the most pressing issues facing America.
Saturday 11/21 4:30pm – Room 8303 (Building 8, 3rd Floor),
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, , 33132
Crimes of War – Roberto Vivo: A Crime Against Humanity is a condensation of the history of war and the evolution of humanity in its search for enduring and active world peace.
Sunday 11/22 5pm – Room 8203 (Building 8, 2nd Floor),
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, , 33132
For additional information please visit: http://miamibookfair.com

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