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Latinity Prize 2007 for poet Roberto Fernández Retamar

This May 15 will be delivered in Havana the Latinity Prize 2007 for poet Roberto Fernández Retamar. The accolade, sponsored by the Union Latina de Cuba was conferred also to this eminent professor, essayist and current chairman of Casa de las Américas, due to its relevant presence in the Cuban literary production Read More

Homage for the author of Mi socio Manolo, is related with his 70th anniverasry

Eugenio Hernández Espinosa, one of the most outstanding playwrights in Cuba, is receiving around these days in La Habana, a deserved tribute of admirers, cultural institutions and friends with motive of his 70th birthday. Read More

Foreigners to attend Cuban Nursing Congress

Delegates from 20 countries have confirmed participation in the 12th Congress of the Cuban Nursing Society, scheduled from May 28 to June 1 in Havana. Read More

Cuban boxers defeat romanian fighters

Cuban boxers defeated Romanian fighters during a friendly competition in that European country, as part of a tour of the so-called Old Continent. The Cubans won seven of nine fights, including the one in which light welter boxer Inocente Fiss defeated Olympic medalist Ionut George. Read More

Underground attractions in Western Cuba

Cuba's westernmost province, Pinar del Río, has one of the largest cavern systems in the Caribbean Island. The province's underground wealth attracts both tourists and experts and the latter carry out periodical studies on the region's caverns. Read More

A high level in the new generation of the Cuban National Ballet

The most recent generation of the Cuban National Ballet took the stage of Havanas Gran Teatro last weekend, and demonstrated the high level with which the young dancers come out of the art school system in the Island. Read More

Writers from 50 countries in Poetry Festival in Havana

Writers from about 50 countries will gather here between the 28th of this month and the 2nd of June to celebrate the African and Caribbean poetry, request the stop of the Iraq war and ask for the preservation of nature. Read More

Travelling Caribbean Films Festival in Bahamas

A Travelling Caribbean Film Showcase was brought to the shores of Grand Bahama from May 7th-9th by the Freeport Film Society in an attempt to expose residents to the culture of other Caribbean islands. Read More