Tag: Cuban artists

Cuba: The Protest That Art Anticipated

The protests of July 11 in Cuba were not called by artists, nor led by intellectuals, nor...

Notes from a Hunt at the Ramp

I rush my daughter’s lunch so much that the fried chicken is underdone (I make it with...

The Last Prison of Maykel Osorbo

I spoke with Maykel Osorbo the morning of his arrest, on Tuesday, May 18th. By that date the...

A Slight Pressure on the Lower Back

Close to the waist. Like someone who invites, with a certain extra push, to advance confidently and...

The Empty House of the Homeland

On February 27, a man of the people, a pie street vendor, was unjustly fined in the...

Cuba: Fictionalize a possible country

1. Fiction as an irruption of the present time Nothing happens unless first we dreamed. Carl Sandburg This text is...

27N: Voices of a Protest

Scarcity is a constant category in any of the formulas that try to decipher Cuban reality. There...

MSI/27N: Watching from Afar, Feeling Very Close

Nothing is more natural than to emigrate. However, the conscience of the emigrant often unwittingly mocks the...