Latest News

CRI in the News: "Bartenders Are Winning Cuba's Embrace of Capitalism, and Doctors Are Losing"


Slate magazine reports that Cuban state employees are abandoning their jobs for higher-paying occupations in the private sector.

CRI in the News: "Why Some Cuban-Americans Are Conflicted about the Free Trips to Cuba"


Vivala Magazine reports on the dilemmas faced by the descendants of Cuban exiles as they contemplate a visit to the island that made their elders feel unwelcome and turned them into exiles.

Longtime CRI Collaborator Honored


The distinguished Cuban collector and independent researcher Emilio Cueto was awarded a doctorate in humane letters from St. Thomas University. Mr. Cueto has been a frequent lecturer at FIU and was the organizer of three concerts for the Classically Cuban series.

Upcoming Events

Book Presentation | The Last Exile and A Cuban in Mayberry: Looking Back at America's Hometown

06/03/2016 08:00 PM

An exile's vacillating search for a second home: this is the overriding theme of Dr. Gustavo Pérez Firmat's two most recent books.

Havana Mañana: Cuba in the American Imagination

06/04/2016 04:00 PM

Drawing on a broad range of sources—songs, movies, ads, novels, tourist brochures—this lecture by Dr. Gustavo Pérez-Firmat will explore the large role that the small island of Cuba—so near and yet so foreign—has played in America's psychic life.

Cuba between the Past and the Future

06/19/2016 02:45 PM

FIU will hold a panel discussion on Cuba's relations with the United States and the European Union, as part of the efforts to showcase FIU's preeminent scholarship and global successes.

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