Literarian Kaplan on Books & Miami

All hail the hale and hirsute Mitchell Kaplan. He’s a fuzzy intellectual who truly nurtures writers — I should know! In his acceptance speech at the National Book Awards, he talks about founding Books & Books and the Miami Book Fair — and about the importance of the stores that link writer and reader. Word.

Mitchell Kaplan’s acceptance speech upon receiving the NBF’s 2011 Literarian Award on Vimeo on Vimeo

 

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