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Havana International Book Fair closes its doors (+ Photos)
Havana International Book Fair closes its doors (+ Photos)

Havana, February 25.- The 32nd edition of the Havana International Book Fair closed its doors in a ceremony held at the San Carlos de la Cabaña fortress.

Mini-short story Prize The Dinosaur awarded in Cuba
Mini-short story Prize The Dinosaur awarded in Cuba

Havana, February 23.- In the context of the 32nd Havana International Book Fair, the XV Prize of the The Dinosaur Short Story Contest was awarded to the work Perfectionist, by Israel Domínguez.

National Satiricón Humor Festival begins in Cuba
National Satiricón Humor Festival begins in Cuba

Havana, February 22.- The National Satiricón Humor Festival 2024, dedicated to its 10 years of founding and the 85 years of the Eddy Suñol Theater, began this Thursday in Holguín and will run until March 2.

 Latin American Literary Agency at the II Business Forum
Latin American Literary Agency at the II Business Forum

Havana, February 22.- Legally representing Cuban authors and authors from other Latin American countries for all languages ??and regions of the world, as well as concentrating them in an important group and exercising their rights, is the main objective of the Agency Literaria Latinoamericana (ALL), cultural institution subordinate to the Cuban Book Institute (ICL).

Cuba will celebrate Press Day
Cuba will celebrate Press Day

Havana, February 21.- Communication professionals from Cuba will carry out the Cuban Press Day from March 5 to 20, in the context of the 132nd anniversary of the Patria newspaper, founded by National Hero José Martí.

Cuban intellectuals denounce Israel’s barbarism
Cuban intellectuals denounce Israel’s barbarism

Havana, February 21.- He who writes resists and he who resists wins, said in the Cuban capital the secretary of the Palestinian Writers' Union Murad-Al Sadani, in an act of tribute and support to the people of that Arab nation.

Nicolás Guillén Poetry Prize awarded in Cuba
Nicolás Guillén Poetry Prize awarded in Cuba

Havana, February 20.- In the 32nd edition of the Havana International Book Fair, the Nicolás Guillén Poetry Prize was awarded to writer Roberto Méndez for Cartas de la plaga (Letters of the Plague), which reflects a reality in the midst of a pandemic.

Union of Cuban Journalists in Camagüey calls for a provincial award and contest
Union of Cuban Journalists in Camagüey calls for a provincial award and contest

Camagüey, February 19.- The Union of Journalists of Cuba (UPEC) in Camagüey calls for the Rolando Ramírez Provincial Award for the work of life and the Carlos Bastidas contest, regarding the activities in the territory for the Cuban Press Day , next March 14.

  María Elena Llana is awarded the National Prize for Literature in Cuba (+ Photos)
María Elena Llana is awarded the National Prize for Literature in Cuba (+ Photos)

Havana, February 17.- The Cuban narrator and journalist María Elena Llana received the 2023 National Literature Prize in the context of the 32nd edition of the Havana International Book Fair.

Brazilian Minister thanks the welcome at the Book Fair
Brazilian Minister thanks the welcome at the Book Fair

Havana, February 16.- The Minister of Culture of Brazil, Margareth Menezes, thanked on behalf of the president of her country, Luiz Inacio Lula Da Silva, and artists and intellectuals the reception of Cuba in its largest literary fair.

International artistic festivals called in Cuba
International artistic festivals called in Cuba

Cuba, National Center of Art Schools, artistic meetings, VII International Circus Festival Pista Jóven

Round Table: The Book Feair is coming
Round Table: The Book Feair is coming

Havana, February 13.- From February 15 to 25, 2024, the XXXII International Book Fair will be held in Havana; considered the largest cultural festival in the country and the event with the highest attendance in Cuba.