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Events: John Cinchett to sign book of historical photos at Tampa Bay History Center

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Tampa Bay History Center presents John Cinchett (Vintage Tampa Storefronts and Scenes) signing his book of historical photos at 2 p.m. today at the center, 801 Old Water St., Tampa. Free admission to the center for dads all day.

The University of Tampa's Creative Writing Program presents the summer series of its Lectores Public Readings. All events begin at 7 p.m.; ut.edu/mfacw/lectores/#/?i=1.

Today: Jill Bialosky of publisher W.W. Norton and fiction writer Mikhail Iossel (Every Hunter Wants to Know), Falk Theatre, UT campus, 401 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa

Monday: Novelists Tibor Fischer (Good to Be God) and Keith Gessen (All the Sad Young Literary Men), Falk Theatre

Tuesday: Poet and nonfiction writer Donald Morrill (Impetuous Sleeper) and novelist Josip Novakovich (April Fool's Day), Vaughn Center, UT campus

Wednesday: Novelists Arthur Flowers (Another Good Loving Blues) and Jeff Parker (Ovenman), Sykes Chapel, UT campus

Thursday: Novelist Porochista Khakpour (Sons and Other Flammable Objects) and poets Erica Dawson (Big Eyed Afraid) and Peter Meinke (The Shape of Poetry), Creative Loafing Space, 1911 N 13th St., Tampa.

Diane Adams Taylor (Circles in Time) will discuss and sign her novel at 5 p.m. Monday at Selby Public Library, 1331 First St., Sarasota.

D.J. Kelley (Imperfect Heroes) will read from and sign his novel about online dating at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Wine Madonna, 111 Second Ave. NE, No. 102, St. Petersburg.

Novelist and poet Pablo Medina (Cubop City Blues) will read from and sign his novel at 7 p.m. Thursday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa.

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (An American Son/Un Hijo Americano) will sign his memoir at 7 p.m. July 1 at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa. Ticketed event; one ticket issued with each copy of the book (available in English and Spanish) purchased at Inkwood, with advance purchase highly recommended.

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Events: John Cinchett to sign book of historical photos at Tampa Bay History Center 06/16/12 [Last modified: Saturday, June 16, 2012 4:31am]

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