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A Cultural History of Cuba and the Literacy Campaign of 1961

Two Programs:  Thursday and Friday, February 1 & 2 — and a Sunday addition. (Scenes from the Friday program here.) Alan West-Durán, A Cultural History of Cuba, book launch — reading, discussion, Q&A — Thursday, Feb 1, noon-2:00, Northeastern University, … Continue reading

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Travel to Cuba

National Network on Cuba travel webinar Tuesday January 16, 2018, 8:00-9:30 pm (Eastern time zone) with Bob Guild, from RESPECT, the travel providers organization promoting respectful travel to Cuba. Witness for Peace (WfP) Cuba Delegation: Arts, Culture and Social Programs, … Continue reading

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Politics and Culture after Padura

There’s barely a break in the action into November. Hurricane and storm destruction, films and culture, Trump and hot politics in DC, Seattle, and at the UN. Following the week-long Leonardo Padura festival —on the heels of the Boston Latin … Continue reading

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PADURA IS COMING!

Leonardo Padura is Coming to Boston — October 10-18 Cuban Novelist Leonardo Padura is coming to Boston and July26.org is hosting the festivities!  Check out the celebration and all the public events, including the film showings, on the festival site. … Continue reading

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Poster/Art Show, Witness for Peace/Cuba and July26.org planning meetings in August

The Taunton Public Library, located at 12 Pleasant St., will host an exhibit of compelling Cuban political posters from the collection of Stephen Lewis, August 3 to 30.  A Witness for Peace New England-wide organizational meeting will take place Saturday, … Continue reading

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July 26th Cuba Revolution Day with Lee Schlenker, Witness for Peace

Lee Schlenker (left) will be featured on the July 26th program, which will include discussion of October programs with Cuban popular educator and poet Marcel Lueiro Reyes and Cuban novelist Leonardo Padura. On Wednesday, July 26, Cuba’s Revolution Day holiday, … Continue reading

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June: Art, Music, and May Day in Cuba

Friday, June 9, 6:30-8:30pm —A Discussion with Afro Cuban Artist and Activist Mirna Padrón Dickson – Community Church of Boston – 565 Boylston St., Copley Sq. Sat, June 10, 4:00 pm – Mozart in Havana – St. John’s Episcopal Church, 1 Roanoke Ave., … Continue reading

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