The Cuban Research Institute continues its tradition of convening scholars, students, and other persons interested in the study of Cuba and Cuban Americans.
This course, which is open to advanced undergraduate students, examines the culture and social structure of the Cuban Republic; the antecedents and consequences of the profound process of social change initiated in 1959; and Cuban emigration. Dr. Jorge Duany will be leading the seminar in the fall of 2014.
The Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy (ASCE) awards the Jorge Pérez-López Student Prize every year to the best academic research papers in any field of study related to Cuba or Cuban-American issues. The deadline to apply is May 20, 2014.
The FIU School of Music, together with CRI, WDNA, and the Cuban-American Student Organization (CASO), presents Grammy Award-winner Ignacio Berroa in concert.
Miami-based Cuban-American artists María Brito, María Martínez-Cañas, and Arturo Rodríguez speak about their artworks and the exhibition "Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art."
This forum will explore the history of the Jewish diaspora to Cuba as well as the resettlement of Cuban Jews in Miami after the 1959 Revolution.