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The youth present at "Casa de las Americas" Awards 2007

Just about to begin the 48th edition of "Casa de las Americas" Literature Award, the present Executive Director -the essayist and critic Jorge Fornet pointed out: "We are surprised and very proud to know that most of the participants to this event and the Jury are younger than we have thought, which is an encouraging symptom." Read More

Wide open gate to guitar orchestras

The idea of releasing the 1st Festival of Guitar Orchestras in the eastern province of Las Tunas this year credits the collective effort excelled in the territory for developing art formation. Details about this first musical gathering coming in May were made known in the annual meeting of the local Culture sector presided over by its Vice-Ministry Rubén del Valle. Read More

Begins Casa de las Americas Award

After the presentation of the Jury and the opening speech of the Colombian theatre actor Santiago García, special guest of the event, will be inaugurated this Monday the Casa de las Americas Awards 2007. In this 48th edition of the award 427 unpublished works of the letters in Latin American will vie for the award in the genres novel, theater, literature testimony, and essay of artistic literary theme. Read More

Cuba to massive Shanghai Show

Cuba is among the over one hundred countries which have confirmed their participation in the Universal Exhibition of Shanghai, China, scheduled for May1-October 31, 2010, and expected to be attended by about 200 nations and international organizations. Read More

Idea, Image, and Sound 2007

The 3rd National Television Festival scheduled for January 17th-21st, in Havana. The Festival awards several categories of the best works broadcasted on television during the last year; intense cultural program during the days of the encounter; exchange, and reflections in the theoretical event. Read More

Casa de Las Americas lit award begins

With over 400 written works from 18 countries competing in five genres, the 48th Casa de las Americas Literature Award, one of the most prestigious in Latin America, began on Tuesday. Read More

5th Ibero-American Colloquium "From the Papyrus to the Virtual Library"

The 5th Ibero-American Colloquium "From the Papyrus to the Virtual Library", summoned by Casa de las Americas, will be taking place from March 12th-16th, 2007. Read More

XI edition of the Longina Trova Festival

With the attendance of about 40 authors and singers from the entire island, since January 4 to 9 is currently running the XI edition of the Longina Trova Festival. Read More

Cuba worl veterinary event

The VI International Veterinary Sciences Congress will be from April 10 to 13 in this capital. The centennial of the first Cuba veterinary school, founded in April 10, 1997, will be commemorated and issues related with the production and animal reproduction, challenges with food production and others will be tackled in the meeting. Read More

Cuban films in Venezuela

The Cinemateca Nacional of Venezuela will celebrate the 48th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution with a showing of 21 feature films and dozens of animated shorts from the island and a premiere of the Argentine documentary Blockade: The War Against Cuba. Read More

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