A group of Cuban-American community leaders has stepped forward to support an initiative that will harness FIU's prestigious scholarly and cultural resources to activate its extensive Cuban collections for scholars and the public.
Since January 2017, the Cuban Research Institute has sponsored or cosponsored 38 events to promote Cuban and Cuban-American Studies.
CRI Associate Director Sebastián Arcos discusses Cuba's past, present, and future with blogger Anthony Lacey.
Dr. Albert Sergio Laguna analyzes the significance of the famous comedian to understand Cuban-American culture in Miami.
Dr. Albert Sergio Laguna's book examines the aesthetic and social logics of a wide range of popular culture forms originating in Miami and Cuba from the 1970s through the 2010s.
Written in verse, with excerpts from José Martí's seminal "Versos sencillos," Emma Otheguy's bilingual book is a beautiful tribute to a brilliant political writer and courageous fighter of freedom for all men and women.