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Reader’s Prize Awarded to Best Selling Cuban Books

All prize winning works are available for purchase through February 19 at the Big-tent Bookstore in Havana’s San Carlos de la Cabaña Fortress

Renowned Chucho Valdés Awarded Another Grammy

Cuban famous pianist and songwriter Chucho Valdes won another Grammy Award for his long career thanks to his album in homage of the Iraqueres music band,which was founded by him

26th International Book Fair Opens in Havana (+photos)

The International Book Fair of Havana (FIL 2017), the largest literary event in Cuba, opened this February 9th with a record number of foreign participants, and a special representation from Canada, guest of honor this year

More than 40 Nations to Attend Havana International Book Fair

The international event will be also attended by 61 national and 75 foreigner exhibitors stemming from Peru, Spain, Mexico, Venezuela, Russia and China

Casa Prize 2017 Significant for Latin America and the Caribbean

The winners of the Casa de las Américas Prize 2017 were announced during the closing event of the cultural program (January 16-26) in the institution’s Che Guevara Hall

Cuban Ballet: Marta Garcia Dies in Spain

The famous Cuban Ballerina Marta García died today in a hospital at 68 years old from lung cancer, according to sources close to the artsist

58th Casa de las Americas Literary Prize Begins in Havana

The award ceremony will take place on January 26th at the Che Guevara hall, witness of that event during the 58th editions of the contest

Turkey to Restore Ancient Mausoleum at Halicarnassus

The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, located in the district of Bodrum, in the southwestern Aegean Region of Turkey, has been set for restitution

Spanish Singer Enrique Iglesias in Cuba for New Video Clip

Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias has shot in Cuba some scenes for a new video clip with Cuban musician Descemer Bueno and Puerto Rican duo Zion and Lenox

Cuba Announces 26th International Book Fair

The 26th International Book Fair of Havana will be inaugurated at the city’s San Carlos de la Cabaña Fortress next February 9, with more than 700 new editions and four million copies on hand

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