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The CCCNY presents its Winter Calendar 2015

CUBA IN SPLINTERS

Thursday, March 5, 2015 @ 7 pm

Join us for our opening Literature event in 2015, a presentation of Cuba in Splinters: Eleven Stories from the New Cuba (OR Books, 2014), with Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo, the anthology’s editor, and fellow author Lizabel Mónica and translator Hillary Gulley, all of whom will discuss Cuban literature today on the cusp of the recent […]

EN UN SALÓN DE LA HABANA

Saturday, February 7 @ 4 pm

                  Spend a magical afternoon at the breathtaking Salón Sorolla of the Hispanic Society of America! Relive the splendor of the elegant Havana salons of yesteryear, when the sun filtered through baroque stained-glass foyers and fashionable ladies swooned to the romantic lyrics of the most admired Cuban […]

OFRECIMIENTO A MARTÍ

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 @ 6 pm

Our traditional annual tribute to José Martí on his birthday. Those attending should bring a white rose. Commemorative words by Martí scholar and translator Esther Allen who will also read an excerpt of “Nueva York bajo la niece,” Mart’s essay on the blizzard of 1888 (pictured above), from his Escenas norteamerticanas.     José Martí Statue in Central Park 59th Street, off 6th Ave., […]