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CRI in the News: The Legacy of Cuban Leader José Antonio Echeverría Discussed in Miami


"El Nuevo Herald" reviews our symposium on "The Urban Insurrection against Batista: The Life and Times of José Antonio Echeverría."

CRI Newsletter


The fall 2014 issue of our newsletter highlights our recent accomplishments, upcoming events, and media interventions.

The José Antonio Echeverría Scholarship


Every year, the José Antonio Echeverría Foundation offers a scholarship to encourage FIU students to become active participants in the current political environment and effective future leaders. The deadline to apply for the scholarship is September 19.

Upcoming Events

Revisiting the "Balsero" Crisis and Its Aftermath, Twenty Years Later

09/04/2014 02:00 PM

The twentieth anniversary of the "balsero" crisis is a propitious occasion to reexamine several key issues raised by the contemporary Cuban diaspora. The Cuban Research Institute has invited a distinguished group of scholars, artists, and professionals who were directly involved with this crisis.

Kept at Bay: Art on Guantánamo

09/10/2014 06:00 PM

This exhibition explores the experiences of individuals who have been connected directly with or associated with Guantánamo through art, including American military personnel and their families, Haitian refugees, Cuban refugees, and post 9/11 detainees.

Book Presentation: Writing Secrecy in Caribbean Freemasonry

09/12/2014 06:30 PM

This book, written by Dr. Jossianna Arroyo, analyzes the Masonic, literary, and political writings of Spanish Caribbean intellectuals who lived in the decades of anticolonial struggle in Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Hispaniola (1860–1898).

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