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Final Program | CRI Symposium on the Catholic Church


The program will feature two panels with eight speakers from Miami, Washington, D.C., and Cuba. They will address the history, current status, and future of the Catholic Church in Cuba and the diaspora.

CRI in the News: "Opening with Cuba Keeps Broader Economic Impact at Bay for Now"


According to the Washington Post, the biggest opening in U.S. relations with Cuba in more than half a century could be a boon for farmers, telecommunications firms, and construction suppliers, but any broader economic impact is limited for now by the trade embargo that remains federal law.

Former Visiting Scholar Completes Thesis on Cuban-American Lobbying


Karla Elizabeth Rueda Vergara successfully defended her thesis in international relations at the University of Guadalajara in Mexico. Ms. Rueda Vergara was a Visiting Scholar at the Cuban Research Institute during the fall of 2014.

Upcoming Events

The Catholic Church in Cuba and the Diaspora

08/31/2015 05:00 PM

The purpose of this symposium is to examine the key role of the Catholic Church as the leading nongovernmental organization in Cuba and its efforts to promote understanding and reconciliation among Cubans on the Island and abroad.

Book Presentation | The Arsenio Rodríguez Trilogy

09/03/2015 06:30 PM

Dr. Jairo Grijalba Ruiz writes about the pioneering Afro-Cuban musician Arsenio Rodríguez and his contributions to "son," mambo, and salsa.

Book Presentation | Broadcasting Modernity: Cuban Commercial Television, 1950–1960

09/09/2015 06:30 PM

In this book, Dr. Yeidy M. Rivero shows how television owners, regulatority entities, critics, and the state produced Cuban modernity for television.

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