Congratulations to our colleagues at the FIU Libraries and especially Verónica González from the Díaz-Ayala Collection for their award from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). The grant will help to reformat, digitize, and provide online access to thousands of cassettes of music from the Caribbean.
The Cuban Research Institute, the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, and the FIU Libraries are pleased to announce the winners of this year's competition.
The Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy (ASCE) will hold its 31st annual meeting on Cuba’s economic reforms, the impact of COVID, and the VIII Congress of the Cuban Communist Party. The meeting will take place on August 12–14, 2021.
Dr. Eliana Rivero's "Obra selecta" (Valencia, Spain: Aduana Vieja) gathers some of her best-known essays on Cuban-American cultural studies, Latin American poetry, feminism, and Latin American minorities in the United States. Her pioneering work fuses theoretical reflection, personal testimony, and literary analysis. Dr. Armando Chávez Rivera will present the book.
CRI is partnering with the Miami-Dade County Public Schools and other institutions to host a three-day training program for public school teachers from K-12 on Cuban history and the Cuban-American experience. More details to follow.