Abel Prieto, Culture leaves a great example in Cuba
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- Arts and Culture
- culture an traditions
- Politics and Government
- 12 / 11 / 2008
He talked about some interesting initiatives proposed by the artists to offer an end of the year in those particularly devastated places and the need to give them a message of hope and fraternity.
He indicated that some traditional meetings shined in this year, such as the Cubadisco International Festival, the Ballet Festival and the Congress of the Union of Artists and Writers of Cuba, very important for the cultural policy of the country.
I relieve the culture in 2008 has been a very important factor in the state of mind of our people, in the way they feel the Cuban traditions, the homeland, in that peculiar way the culture has of transmitting patriotic values without rhetoric, indicated the Minister.
He specially emphasized the gratitude of the people in the communities for the work of the artistic brigades and vice versa, since the artists, when they return from those territories arrive emotionally and spiritually stronger.
The Minister attended the presentation of the book ¿Y si dejo una huella?, written by Alfredo Guevara, creator and president of the Festival of the New Latin American Cinema, which is held in this capital until 12 of December.