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Cuba Celebrates Children's Book Day with Audio Books, Theater, Films

Cuban children celebrate the Program for the International Children's Book Day with dissimilar proposals that bring back some characters created by authors from the island and universal literature. Read More

Leonardo Padura Wins Cuba Literary Award

A 58-year-old author from the poverty-stricken Havana neighborhood of Mantilla has just won Cuba’s National Literary Award. Leonardo Padura was awarded that distinction in a context of social and institutional transformations that are changing the face of the island. Read More

Cuba Book Fair Opens on Feb. 14

The Organizing Committee of the 22nd International Book Fair Cuba (FIL) gave its first press conference with the announcement that the biggest cultural event in Cuba will begin on February 14 Read More

Cuba’s National Literature Prize Awarded to Leonardo Padura

The distinguished National Book Award was won this year by the renowned storyteller, critic and essayist Leonardo Padura, one of the most widely read and admired Cuban writers on and off the the island today. Read More

Cecilia Valdés in the National Culture Day

The popular encounter Sábado del Libro will celebrate on October 20 the National Culture Day and the two-hundredth anniversary of the birth of the writer Cirilo Villaverde with the presentation of that monument of Cuban literature that is the novel “Cecilia Valdés o La Loma del Ángel”. Read More

Cuban designer Isabel Toledo sticks to her roots

There are many pivotal moments in Isabel Toledo's nearly 30-year journey as a fashion designer. Read More

Unpublished book by Che Guevara to be Launched on Thursday

An unpublished book by Che Guevara titled “Philosophical Notes” will be launched June 14 at the International Press Center in this city capital. Read More

Arabia Saudita Comes Back to Cuba 2014 International Book Fair

After its successful participation in the previous International Book Fair in Cuba, Arabia Saudita is preparing to participate by the second time in this year's 23rd edition of the most important literary event of the island Read More

Puerto Rican researcher Silvia Alberti donated to Cuba José Martí brochure

Silvia Alberti researcher at the Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico, gave Marti Studies Center (CEM) the prospectus José Martí, said a policy of this institution. Read More

Gabriela Mistral, the First Latin American Nobel Prize Winner

<p style="text-align: justify;">When the Nobel Prize Award ceremonies resumed on December 10, 1945, —just a few months after the end of World War II— in Stockholm, Sweden, a Chilean woman, Gabriela Mistral, was presented with it. Read More

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