Cuban Book Fair, a Celebration of National Culture

Cuban Book Fair, a Celebration of National Culture
… important cultural event of this island in terms of participation. According to Vice President of the Cuban Book Institute Edel Morales the first stage of the event reached a high professional level as it gathered important personalities from the …
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DPU students discover Cuban culture, healthcare in Winter Term course
DePauw University student Katie Rust held in her hand a sheet of paper filled with directions, guiding the students to find various unmarked buildings throughout Marianao, a municipality in Cuba's capital. While not fluent in Spanish and being …
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THE CUBAN TABLE: A Celebration of Food, Flavors, and History by Ana Sofía Peláez and Ellen Silverman

THE CUBAN TABLE is a comprehensive, contemporary overview of Cuban food, recipes, and culture as recounted by serious home cooks and professional chefs, restaurateurs, and food writers. Cuban-American food writer Ana Sofía Peláez and award-winning photographer Ellen Silverman traveled through Cuba, Miami, and New York to document and learn about traditional Cuban cooking from a wide range of authentic sources.

Foreword by Maricel E. Presilla

Video by Ellen Silverman
Recipe from The Cuban Table: Pastel de Pollo from Encarnacíon Gómez Betancourt
Music Yanbando Juan-Carlos Formell Johnny’s Dream Club

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Noche Cubana: A Celebration of Cuban Music, Dance & Culture

Noche Cubana:  A Celebration of Cuban Music, Dance & Culture

Noche Cubana @ the World Beat Center on Saturday, July 17, 2010. An monthly event celebrating Cuban culture directed by Juan Carlos Blanco. Includes Afro-Cuban dance & music performances by Omo Aché with guest artist Kati Hernandez. Cuban traditional (Son) and contemporary (Timba) music with Saoco Son.

Next Noche Cubana’s are on Saturdays
August 28 and September 18, 7-11 p..m.
@ the Beat Center, 2100 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 920101
Cost: (children free), plate of Cuban cuisine
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