Topic: Cuba

Professor discusses book on African Diaspora

March 11, 2010
Professor discusses book on African Diaspora

In this second installment of an audio portrait series that explores the African Diaspora, Dr. Frank Guridy, associate professor of history and African Diaspora Studies, discusses his forthcoming book "Forging Diaspora: Afro-Cubans and African Americans in the World of Empire and Jim Crow."

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Panel to Address the Future of Guantanamo, Jan. 28

Jan. 23, 2009

Event: The Robert S.

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Symposium to Address the Future of Cuba-U.S. Relations

Jan. 20, 2009

Event: The Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies (LLILAS) in the College of Liberal Arts will host the symposium "Shared Visions for Cuba-U.S.

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Prof sees little change since Fidel ceded power

March 20, 2008
Fidel Castro, left, and his brother Raul in 2003.

"Raúl, Raúl, Raúl!" chanted thousands of government supporters as acting president Raúl Castro took the stage at Cuba's 26th of July rally. The anniversary of the Cuban revolution is the country's most important national holiday.

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University Enters Agreement with University of Havana; Faculty Experts Discuss Cuba's Future After Castro

Feb. 21, 2008

The University of Texas at Austin has established an exchange agreement with the Universidad de la Habana, Cuba, signaling a new era of academic cooperation with the country in the wake of Fidel Castro's resignation as president.

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