Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Guatemala prepares reopening of archaeological and sports sites http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=60010&SEO=guatemala-prepares-reopening-of-archaeological-and-sports-sites 22 de septiembre de 2020, 0:30Guatemala, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) Guatemala's Ministry of Culture and Sports is currently reviewing the security protocols for the reopening of sports centers and archaeological sites in the country, after over six months of inactivity due to Covid-19. Stories of real women in literature for children http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=60001&SEO=stories-of-real-women-in-literature-for-children 21 de septiembre de 2020, 16:41Los Angeles, USA, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Destined to break stereotypes and transcend patriarchal impositions, literature for children joins today the feminist wave to present stories of actual women. Cuban history and culture present at French international fair http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59989&SEO=cuban-history-and-culture-present-at-french-international-fair Caen, France, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban history and culture are the focus of attention at the International Fair in Caen, a northern French city, where today's event offers an imaginary journey to the island accompanied by its dances and musical rhythms. Chile demands government's support to culture http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59981&SEO=chile-demands-governments-support-to-culture Santiago, Chile, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Chilean legislators are working on collecting signatures in support of a letter requesting President Sebastian Piñera to increase budget for the culture sector, given the government's decision to reduce it. Egypt finds nearly thirty 2,500-year-old coffins http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59961&SEO=egypt-finds-nearly-thirty-2500-year-old-coffins Cairo, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Egyptian archaeologists have so far found 27 intact coffins 2,500 years old inside the Saqqara necropolis, which belonged to Memphis, Egypt's first capital, experts said. The complex Simple Verses of José Martí http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59949&SEO=the-complex-simple-verses-of-jose-marti 20 de septiembre de 2020, 5:0 By Pedro Pablo Rodríguez Havana, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) José Martí spent the hot month of August, 1890 far from New York City, in wooded mountains sparsely inhabited at the time, north of the homonymous state. Oliver Stone thanks former Brazilian President Lula's letter http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59893&SEO=oliver-stone-thanks-former-brazilian-president-lulas-letter Los Angeles, USA, Sep 17 (Prensa Latina) US filmmaker Oliver Stone on Thursday thanked former Brazilian President Lula da Silva for his congratulatory letter, and described him as a lion who will not be silenced in his struggle. Cuban minister criticizes US media campaign against Cuban artists http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59858&SEO=cuban-minister-criticizes-us-media-campaign-against-cuban-artists Havana, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Minister of Culture Alpidio Alonso criticized on Wednesday US media campaign against Cuban artists including the musician Alexander Abreu. Cuban hero recommends reading after seeing film Wasp Network http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59826&SEO=cuban-hero-recommends-reading-after-seeing-film-wasp-network Havana, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban hero Antonio Guerrero recommends reading 'What lies across the sea,' by Stephen Kimber, after the film 'Wasp Network' was premiered on television in this country. Syria completes Krak des Chevaliers' restoration http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59818&SEO=syria-completes-krak-des-chevaliers-restoration Damascus, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) Restoration work on Syria's Krak des Chevaliers has been successfully completed in Homs province, reintegrating into the country a site declared a World Heritage Site since 2006. Telmary and Habana Sana in online concert from Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59810&SEO=telmary-and-habana-sana-in-online-concert-from-cuba Havana, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban rapper Telmary and her band Habana Sana (Healthy Havana) will offer an online concert on Tuesday from Havana, organized by the Ministry of Culture (MINCULT). Cuba's young violinist wins in France's online competition http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59776&SEO=cubas-young-violinist-wins-in-frances-online-competition Havana, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's National Center of Art Schools highlighted here on Monday the triumph of the violin student Loreta Gonzalez, during the 2020 France International Online Music Competition. Casa de las Americas recalls Benedetti's friendship with Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59773&SEO=casa-de-las-americas-recalls-benedettis-friendship-with-cuba Havana, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) The Casa de las Americas recalled here on Monday the hundred birth anniversary of the Uruguayan poet Mario Benedetti, one of the essential voices of Latin America's literature, who maintained a strong bond with Cuba and its creators. Uruguayans celebrate Mario Benedetti's 100 birthday http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59767&SEO=uruguayans-celebrate-mario-benedettis-100-birthday Montevideo, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) After 100 years of his birth, Mario Benedetti, one of the most universal authors, is receiving this Monday the homage of his fellow Uruguayans who respect his political commitment and perceive all his work as a love song. Russia's famous Bolshoi Theater reopens with tribute to doctors http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59765&SEO=russias-famous-bolshoi-theater-reopens-with-tribute-to-doctors Text and FotosPL: Antonio Rondón GarcíaMoscow, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Although the Covid-19 pandemic is still hitting this country, with more than 5,000 cases in a day, options are opening up for culture, such as the restart of the ballet season at the Bolshoi Theater. Vietnam: Children invited to drawing contest on friendship with Cuba (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59759&SEO=vietnam-children-invited-to-drawing-contest-on-friendship-with-cuba-photos Photos: Marian Vidal (Embassy of Cuba in Vietnam)Hanoi, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) 'Vietnam-Cuba, deep solidarity' will be the subject of a drawing contest to which Vietnamese children were summoned to participate today, in the year in which both countries celebrate the 60th anniversary of their diplomatic relations. Cuban writers support Medellin Poetry Festival in Colombia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59741&SEO=cuban-writers-support-medellin-poetry-festival-in-colombia Havana, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) Culture Minister Alpidio Alonso on Sunday conveyed greetings on behalf of Cuban writers to the 30th Medellin International Poetry Festival in Colombia, which is held virtually. Cuba to hold Ibero-American Culture Festival online http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59735&SEO=cuba-to-hold-ibero-american-culture-festival-online 13 de septiembre de 2020, 0:30  Havana, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will hold the 26th edition of the Ibero-American Culture Festival from October 24 to 28 online, according to the organizing committee. 'Mulan' debuts timidly in China http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59730&SEO=mulan-debuts-timidly-in-china Beijing, Sep 12 (Prensa Latina) Mulan, Disney's newest installment, is continuing its tour of theaters in China after debuting with a box office gross of just 8.26 million dollars and having been met with lukewarm reviews. Cuba recalls Wifredo Lam on his death anniversary http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=59715&SEO=cuba-recalls-wifredo-lam-on-his-death-anniversary Havana, Sep 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuba recalls on Friday the plastic artist Wifredo Lam, deemed the most universal of the country's painters, on his death anniversary, which occurred in 1982.