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Alfredo Triff is a tenured professor of philosophy at Miami Dade College and professor of design history at the University of Miami. He has written cultural criticism for Miami New Times, Sun Post and El Nuevo Herald. His books include Pulpa, Hígado al ensayo y Miami Arts Explosion.

The (Castroist) Ruralization of Havana (Part II)

1968, Year of Ruralization For Castro’s rural mentality, if the countryside is the focus of revolutionary economic development,...

The (Castroist) Ruralization of Havana (Part I)

Havana’s urban ruin is no accident. The more than sixty years of abandonment of an entire city...