Stories about "Cuba"
President Obama is prominent in a display of posters for sale in Havana. (Hiroya Miura)
Bates music professor feels the beat of a changing Cuba

Friday, December 2, 2016 9:33 am

Composer and Bates College music professor Hiroya Miura visits Havana at a momentous time.

Symposium explores Latin American revolutions

Friday, March 4, 2011 1:01 pm

An analyst from the National Security Archive and scholars from Duke and New York universities take part in the Bates College symposium "Latin American Revolutions" in afternoon and evening sessions on Wednesday and Thursday, March 9 and 10.

Speaker to discuss post-revolutionary Cuba at Bates

Tuesday, October 7, 2003 10:51 am

Andrés Gomez, a founder of the "Antonio Maceo Brigade," the Miami-based organization of Cubans living in the United States who favor normalized relations with Cuba, presents "David and Goliath: Cuba's Struggle Today," at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, Campus Avenue, Bates College. The public is invited to attend the talk free of charge.

First solo U.S. exhibition by famed Cuban artist presented at Museum of Art

Friday, August 15, 2003 11:49 am

The opening reception for Manuel López Oliva: Cuba and the Theatre of Desire, the first solo U.S. exhibition by one of Cuba's most famous and accomplished artists, takes place from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at the Museum of Art, located in the college's Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St

Bates presents Afro-Cuban jazz concert

Tuesday, January 12, 1999 8:55 am

Bellita and Jazztumbatá, an internationally recognized trio from Havana, Cuba, will present an evening of music and dance at at 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, in the Olin Arts Concert Hall. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

"Scattering the Ashes" author to read

Tuesday, January 5, 1999 12:37 pm

María del Carmen Boza, author of Scattering the Ashes, an account of the Cuban exile experience, will read selections from her acclaimed memoir at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 17, in the Special Collections room of Ladd Library. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Musicians, poets, artists to perform '¡EMBARGO!'

Wednesday, March 4, 1998 4:14 pm

Singing with the Enemy, a troupe of musicians, poets and performance artists dedicated to raising awareness about the effects of the U.S. embargo of Cuba, will perform Richard Cambridge's ¡EMBARGO! at Bates College March 14 at 7 p.m. in Chase Lounge of Chase Hall.

Cuban musicians to perform

Tuesday, November 11, 1997 9:20 am

In celebration of Latino Heritage Month, the Cuban roots fusion ensemble MEZCLA will perform at 8 p.m Nov. 18., in the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building, 130 Central Ave. The public is invited to attend free of charge.