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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Green Library 220

This panel discussion will examine the history, politics, and current status of psychiatric ideas, debates, and institutions in Cuba as well as among Cuban Americans.

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Venue:Books and Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables

In this book, Dr. Jennifer L. Lambe charts the connections between the inner workings of Mazorra, the Island's first psychiatric hospital, and the highest echelons of Cuban politics.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus | Green Library 220

Codirected by Oneyda González and Gustavo Pérez, "Severo Secreto" is an extended visual essay on the life of the prominent Cuban exile writer Severo Sarduy, the creator of the concept of the Neo-Baroque in literature.

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Venue:Coral Gables Art Cinema, 260 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables

Marilyn Solaya's award-winning film about a Cuban transexual will be shown and discussed with the director at the Coral Gables Art Cinema, with the cosponsorship of FIU's Spanish and Mediterranean Studies Program, Cuban Research Institute, and Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Green Library 220

This panel discussion, including Drs. Alejandro Portes, Lorenzo Cachón Rodríguez, and Richard Tardanico, will focus on how the children of immigrants are coping with the challenges of adaptation to Spanish society.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Green Library 220

Based on interviews with Cubans, Puerto Ricans, and Dominicans living in New York City, this talk by Dr. Melissa Fuster reviews differences in how traditional Hispanic Caribbean cuisines are defined and experienced by these communities.

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Deuxieme Maison 353

This lecture by Dr. Elaine Acosta González will address several issues of the feminization of migration and its impact on the social organization of care for older adults in Cuba.

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Venue:Frost Art Museum, FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, 10975 SW 17th St., Miami

This conference and book project will delve into the defining moments of Cuba's artistic evolution from a multidisciplinary perspective, including art history, architecture, history, literary criticism, and cultural studies.