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Announcing the Winner of the 2018 José Antonio Echeverría Scholarship

10/15/2018

The Cuban Research Institute is happy to announce that the winner is Daniel Zengotita, a master's degree student in Religious Studies at FIU.

CRI in the News | CasaCuba: A Tribute to the Achievements of Cubans in Exile

10/08/2018

In an op ed for "El Nuevo Herald," journalist Olga Connor salutes FIU's initiative to build a global information center about Cuba, based on education, research, public discussion, and the arts.

FIU Graduate Students Participate in Cuba Studies Symposium

10/08/2018

Several graduate students will represent FIU at the academic gathering, "New Voices in Cuba Studies," to be held at Harvard University.

Upcoming Events

Film Screening and Panel Discussion | Havana Habibi

10/24/2018 07:00 PM

"Havana Habibi" looks at the cross-cultural exchange and intermigration between Africa, Cuba, and the United States; examines what it means to be a Cuban belly dancer in revolutionary Cuba as well as the diaspora; and travels through time, geography, and space to tell a human story of healing, transformation, empowerment, liberation, and identity through the sensual metaphor of belly dancing.

Viernes de Musicalia | Celia canta bolero

10/26/2018 07:15 PM

In this illustrated lecture, researcher and music collector Ramón Gómez will review the artistic life of the Cuban singer Celia Cruz, focusing on her role as a performer of bolero music, and sharing images and boleros recorded by Celia throughout her glorious career.

Book Presentation | Caring for the Aged in Latin America: The Cases of Chile, Cuba, and Uruguay

10/29/2018 06:30 PM

This comparative analysis by Drs. Elaine Acosta González, Florencia Picasso Risso, and Valentina Perrotta González examines the public policies and social programs toward the aged population in three different countries.

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