Cuban Studies 41 presents topics from across the cultural and political spectrum, including essays on: the ideology behind United States foreign policy toward Cuba; a gendered study of Cubans who migrate to other countries; Cuban social policy on inequality; fifty years of Cuban medical diplomacy; the fifty-year relationship between Havana and Moscow; film posters from ICAIC (Cuban Institute for Cinematographic Arts) that promoted the exhibition of Cuban and foreign films for the first time, created a new graphic movement, and transformed the look of Cuban cities and buildings; national cultural policy and the visual arts in the aftermath of the “Grey Years;” and a look at the global influence of Havana cigars.

284 Pages, 6 x 9 in.

January, 2010

isbn : 9780822944010

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Catherine Krull

Catherine Krull is associate professor of sociology at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.

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Catherine Krull
Soraya Castro Marino

Soraya Castro is researcher and professor at the Center for the Study of the United States, Havana University, Cuba.

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Soraya Castro Marino