Henry Miller Memorial Library

Big Sur, California
Develop an interest in life as you see it; the people, things, literature, music – the world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself.

Howdy! Here’s What’s New!

* The 9th annual Big Sur Short Film Screening Series is now ready for it’s 12th installment! We will do a special screening of The Sandpiper the Taylor/Burton masterpiece! Click here for the schedule!  Also, of course, you will not miss the Gala Finale on Sunday, August 31!

* Big Sur Sound & Story: This Sunday night, August 24, from Melbourne Australia, the ABC production 360-Documentaries will be curating the evening. Go HERE for more.

* Sign our email list HERE!

* The Library is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit. We exist thanks to your donations. Show your support (& get rewards) HERE!

* Download (or stream) an mp3 of Magnus’ chat with Michael Krasny on KQED’s Forum, talking about our Big Sur Sound and Story outdoor audio listening series HERE!!!

* On June 20 it is exactly 50 years ago that Tropic of Cancer became a legal book to read in the United States. Read about it here!

* Support the H.M. Library at just $2 a month – sign up for our digest here!

* The 2013 issue of Ping•Pong – our literary magazine here!

* Coming for a visit?  Check out our “Come to Big Sur package and our upcoming events, including music, movies, and more!

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Coming Soon!

In the meantime, visit the Upcoming Events page to view events.