Duanel Díaz Infante, a recipient of the 2013 Díaz-Ayala Library Travel Grant, has published an online version of his recent lecture at FIU.
Sebastián A. Arcos has been named Associate Director of the Cuban Research Institute.
In an op ed for "El Nuevo Herald," CRI Director Jorge Duany notes that about 16 percent of all Cubans live outside their homeland and announces the Ninth Conference on Cuban and Cuban-American Studies.
The Cuban Research Institute continues its tradition of convening scholars engaged in the study of Cuba and its diaspora. The Ninth Conference on Cuban and Cuban-American Studies will be the largest ever. The final program is now available.
CRI invites you to a screening and discussion of the classic film about the Cuban diaspora, "El Súper" (1979), directed by León Ichaso and Orlando Jiménez Leal, based on a play by Iván Acosta.
Former CRI Associate Director Uva de Aragón reviews the film "El Súper," noting that it captures the story of Cuban exiles who arrived in the United States in the 1960s and 1970s.