A devil on skates, mystical visions of religious ecstacy, and naked ladies with blueberries for heads!

We often talk about Miller's quintessential "love letter to Big Sur," his "Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch," but who, exactly, was Hieronymus Bosch? Glad you asked. Check…

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Announcing the publication of Arthur Hoyle’s “The Unknown Henry Miller: A Seeker in Big Sur”

We're pleased to announced that our great friend Arthur Hoyle has just published a new Miller biography entitled "The Unknown Henry Miller: A Seeker in Big Sur." The Unknown Henry…

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So what does signing up for the “World Enough & Time: On Creativity and Slowing Down” workshop, April 6-10 get you?

So what does signing up for the “World Enough & Time: On Creativity and Slowing Down" workshop, April 6-10 get you? Glad you asked! You get: * A unique experience…

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“I knew Henry Miller…I drank at Nepenthe with Henry Miller…and you, Bill Burroughs…are no Henry Miller” (sic)

If it's one thing we don't do here at the HML blog, it's pick fights. That said, when we say this article comparing Burroughs, on the 100th anniversary of his…

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Ping Pong to represent at the the AWP Conference in Seattle, Washington from February 27th-March 1st!

Ping-Pong journal of art and literature will have a table full of arcania from the Henry Miller Memorial Library at the AWP Conference in Seattle, Washington from February 27th-March 1st. You will…

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A long overdue check in with our pals at the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library + Robert Weide event there on March 7th!

Forgive us, but we haven't given a shout-out to our pals over at the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library in lovely Indianapolis. It's long overdue. So for those of you in…

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Has Miller’s reputation “declined” while his influence simultaneously remains “vital?” A long-winded exposition…

Has Miller's reputation "declined" while his influence simultaneously "remains "vital?" So says this piece in the UK Guardian on the 80th (!) anniversary of the publication of "Tropic of Cancer"…

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