Browse | News & Events | Ordering | UPP Blog | For Authors | For Instructors | Prizes | Rights & Permissions | Hebrew Union College Press | About the Press | Support the Press | Contact Us
Cuban Studies

Books in this Series


Of Related Interest:

Pitt Latin American Series

Illuminations: Cultural Formations of the Americas

University of Pittsburgh Press

“A new editorial team led by Alejandro de la Fuente draws on scholarship from Cuba and around the world to make this multidisciplinary journal a must-read for those looking beyond the headlines for a deeper understanding of the rapid changes taking place on the island.”
—Foreign Affairs


Alejandro de la Fuente, Editor
Lillian Guerra, Book Review Editor (USA)
Reinaldo Funes, Book Review Editor (Cuba)

Founded in 1970, Cuban Studies has been published by the University of Pittsburgh Press since 1985. It is the preeminent journal for scholarly work on Cuba. Each volume includes articles in both English and Spanish, as well as a large book review section. Widely praised for its interdisciplinary approach and trenchant analysis of an array of topics, each volume features the best scholarship in the humanities and social sciences.

Submission Guidelines

Manuscripts in English and Spanish may be submitted to: Alejandro de la Fuente, Editor, Cuban Studies Program, Harvard University, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA. Maximum length is 10,000 words, including notes and illustrations. Please include an abstract of no more than 200 words. We prefer Chicago style (16th edition), but MLA style is also acceptable. Cuban Studies takes no responsibility for views or information presented in signed articles. For additional editorial inquiries, contact us at the address above or by e-mail at

Review Copies

Review copies of books should be sent to one of the two book review editors: Lillian Guerra, University of Florida, Department of History, 025 Keene-Flint Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611-7320, USA; Reinaldo Funes, Fundación Antonio Núñez Jiménez, 5ta B # 6611 E/ 66 y 70, Miramar, Playa, CP 11600, Cuba. For additional inquiries about book reviews, send e-mail to


Senior Honorary Members
Jorge Domínguez, Harvard University
Carmelo Mesa-Lago, Founding Editor, University of Pittsburgh
Lisandro Pérez, City University of New York
Louis A. Pérez, Jr., University of North Carolina
Jorge Pérez López
Enrico Mario Santí, University of Kentucky


Manuel Barcia, University of Leeds
Velia Cecilia Bobes, Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales, Mexico
Armando Chaguaceda, Universidad Veracruzana
Jorge Duany, Florida International University
Maria Estorino, University of Miami
Omar Everleny Pérez, Universidad de la Habana
Julio César Guanche, Universidad de la Habana
Katrin Hansing, City University of New York
Marial Iglesias, Harvard University
Jill Lane, New York University
Arturo López Levy, University of Denver
Lillian Manzor, University of Miami
Bárbaro Martínez-Ruiz, Stanford University
Consuelo Naranjo Orovio, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas
Iván de la Nuez, Fundación Periodismo Plural
Andrea O’Reilly Herrera, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
Silvia Pedraza, University of Michigan
Maria de los Angeles Torres, University of Illinois at Chicago
Eduardo Torres Cuevas, Casa de Altos Estudios Fernando Ortiz
Pavel Vidal Alejandro, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
Esther Whitfield, Brown University




© 2016 University of Pittsburgh Press. All rights reserved.