Latest News

The Referendum in Cuba: Will There Be a Country for All?

02/07/2019

CRI Visiting Scholar Elaine Acosta analyzes the process of approving a new Constitution on the island and concludes that it leaves out millions of Cubans living abroad.

"Cuba, So Close Yet So Far"

01/28/2019

Barry University has received a Florida Humanities Council Community Grant, in partnership with the Cuban Research Institute at FIU and Centro Cultural Español de Miami, to host a series of public programs that explore Cuba, particularly the Pedro Pan experience.

CRI in the News | Miami Could Be the Least Enduring Global City

01/27/2019

El Nuevo Herald interviews sociologist Alejandro Portes, one of the coauthors of "The Global Edge: Miami in the Twenty-First Century," which CRI presented at Books & Books on January 25.

Upcoming Events

The Cuban Constitution: Past, Present, and Future

02/20/2019 06:00 PM

The Cuban American Bar Association (CABA), in partnership with FIU's Cuban Research Institute and CasaCuba, will cosponsor a panel discussion exploring the history of the Cuban Constitution, its present implementation, newly proposed revisions, and its future.

Cuba and the "Last" Baseball Season: A Talk by José Ignacio Ramírez

02/21/2019 06:30 PM

In this presentation, José Ignacio Ramírez will discuss the impact on Cuba when Castro's regime came into power and abolished professional baseball during the 1960-61 season and the difficult choices young men had to face in pursuit of their dreams. This lecture will also highlight Mr. Ramírez's personal journey as a young boy who immigrated into the United States under the Operation Pedro Pan Program.

Panel Discussion | The New Cuban Constitution: What Changes, What Stays the Same

02/28/2019 07:00 PM

A group of legal and historical experts examines the main amendments to Cuba's magna carta, scheduled to be approved in a referendum on February 24, 2019.

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