Saturday, January 23, 2010

Cuba 1952-1959 Book Presentation in Miami (1/27)

On Wednesday 27-January, Manuel Márquez-Sterling will deliver a talk in Spanish at the Miami presentation of his book, Cuba 1952-1959: The True Story of Castro's Rise to Power. His talk will be followed by a panel discussion with question and answer period, and book signing. Panelists are Marcos Antonio Ramos, Alberto Luzárraga, and Sylvia G. Iriondo.

The book presentation is sponsored by Herencia/Cuban Cultural Heritage and the University of Miami's Institute of Cuban and Cuban American Studies (ICCAS). It will be held on January 27, 2010 at the University of Miami’s Casa Bacardi, 1531 Brecia Ave., Coral Gables, FL. The program begins at 7:00 pm.

For reservations and other event information please contact ICCAS at: (305) 284-CUBA (2822)

(This event is a Spanish-language program for the English-language book.
Spanish-language) Event flyer with program and panelist details )

1 comment:

The Universal Spectator said...

Professor Marquez-Sterling (and Señor Aranda), I published a piece on your talk last Wednesday at Casa Bacardi on BabaluBlog. Here is the link:

http://babalublog.com/2010/02/a-cuban-national-treasure/

Also, I’d love to read your comments on a long essay I wrote on Cuban music and Louis Moreau Gottschalk which you can find here:

http://cubanamericanpundits.blogspot.com/2008/04/louis-moreau-gottschalk-and-rise-of.html