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    Record of Largest Cuba Libre Cocktail Set in Havana
    date: 29 Aug 2018
    Cuba now holds the world record for the largest Cuba Libre cocktail ever made, after this year's 12th Pan American Cocktail Rally of the International Bartenders' Association being held in ... full article >>

    Mejunje theatre: Changing attitudes around sexual diversity through theatre in rural areas
    date: 24 Aug 2018
    To raise awareness around sexual diversity and against homophobia, the 'Me Incluyo' ('Me too') project has been rolled out in Villa Clara, the central Cuban province. There. this work has ... full article >>

    How African Med Students Created A New Genre Of Cuban Music
    date: 22 Aug 2018
    Music changes faster than it can be named. And it's often random circumstances, like the 1977 New York City blackout that spurred hip-hop by putting music equipment in the hands ... full article >>

    “For me everything started in a literary workshop”: young Cuban writer Ahmel Echevarria
    date: 10 Aug 2018
    Born in Havana in 1974, Ahmel Echevarria graduated in mechanical engineering but exercises, in his own words, the writer's craft. He has published five books, the first being Inventory, a ... full article >>

    Cuban National TV Award to Enrique Bonne and Clara Castillo Alcantara
    date: 10 Aug 2018
    Clara Inocencia Castillo Alcántara and Enrique Alberto Bonne Castillo, have received the Cuban National Television Award for their outstanding contributions to TV. The award ceremony coincided with celebrations for the ... full article >>

    Cubans to attempt the biggest Cuba Libre cocktail in the world
    date: 10 Aug 2018

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    The latest on video game development in Cuba
    date: 10 Aug 2018
    The development of video games in Cuba represents a fundamental area in the country's computerization policy, an essential issue in today's society, with entertainment and educational uses. The majority of Cuban-produced ... full article >>

    A Revolution Within the Revolution: Cuba Opens to Same-Sex Marriages
    date: 10 Aug 2018
    "I want to go there before things change" is a phrase I hear often from friends considering a trip to Cuba. But change has been underway for over a decade, ... full article >>

    Cuba's communist ice cream cathedral
    date: 10 Aug 2018
    Analies Gómez Coyula is deep into her third bowl of helado (ice cream). Her boyfriend, Daniel, is equally engrossed as he spoons up his 13th scoop of vanilla. Aunt Ana ... full article >>

    Review of The Book of Havana: A city in short fiction
    date: 9 Aug 2018
    The editor of this new collection of short stories by Cuban writers describes the essence at the heart of these ten tales as "physical, emotional and psychological deterioration". Of ... full article >>


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