Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina UNESCO recommends measures to mitigate Covid-19 impact on museums http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66318&SEO=unesco-recommends-measures-to-mitigate-covid-19-impact-on-museums 14 de abril de 2021, 0:0  Paris, Apr 14 (Prensa Latina) A report released by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) proposes to member states actions such as digitizing collections inventories to mitigate the impact of Covid-19 on museums. AMA Maule Meeting in Chile to discuss artists' rights http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66274&SEO=ama-maule-meeting-in-chile-to-discuss-artists-rights 13 de abril de 2021, 0:30 Santiago de Chile, Apr 13 (Prensa Latina) The AMA Maule Meeting, conceived for stage creators of this region, announced four days of virtual activities aimed at dialoguing from Chile on artists' rights. Santiago de Cuba to celebrate Cuban son and Miguel Matamoros http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66265&SEO=santiago-de-cuba-to-celebrate-cuban-son-and-miguel-matamoros Santiago de Cuba, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) A little less than a month previous the 127th birth anniversary in this city of Miguel Matamoros, a leading figure of Cuban music, Santiago's people evoke his legacy today. Tourist attraction of Havana's old street lamps http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66251&SEO=tourist-attraction-of-havanas-old-street-lamps Havana, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) Despite the aftermaths of Covid-19, some tourists today choose Cuba's destination to venture into the streets of Havana and other cities, in awe of the beauty of old street lamps. 22nd International Biennial of Graphic Humor starts in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66236&SEO=22nd-international-biennial-of-graphic-humor-starts-in-cuba Havana, Apr 11 (Prensa Latina) The 22nd International Biennial of Graphic Humor, to be held virtually until April 14, will start on Sunday with the inauguration of the collective exhibition of Superheroes cartoons. Jazz award represents confidence and boost for Cuban musician http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66224&SEO=jazz-award-represents-confidence-and-boost-for-cuban-musician Havana, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuban musician Ruy Adrian Lopez-Nussa, winner of the first prize at a Spanish jazz competition, recognized on Saturday that this award represents commitment, confidence and a boost for his career as a composer. Chilean film about Pinochet's dictatorship premiered today http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66207&SEO=chilean-film-about-pinochets-dictatorship-premiered-today Santiago de Chile, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) Chilean filmmaker Tatiana Gaviola premieres on Friday her most recent film production, 'Mirada Incendiada,' based on the known 'Los Quemados' case, which led to protests against the dictatorship in Chile and abroad. UN addressed challenges faced by people with autism http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66126&SEO=un-addressed-challenges-faced-by-people-with-autism United Nations, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) Challenges faced by people with autism at their workplace and the perspective of a greater inclusion in a post-pandemic world are focused on a virtual event at the UN. Latin Music Institute dedicates piece to Alicia Alonso http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66106&SEO=latin-music-institute-dedicates-piece-to-alicia-alonso Havana, Apr 7 (Prensa Latina) The Latin Music Institute (LMI) on Wednesday announced that it will premiere Alicia's Fantasy musical piece here in November, to pay homage to Cuban prima ballerina assoluta Alicia Alonso. Photographic exhibition on Gagarin and Cuba opens in Crimea http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66037&SEO=photographic-exhibition-on-gagarin-and-cuba-opens-in-crimea Moscow, (Prensa Latina) The photographic exhibition 'First: Gagarin and Cuba' opened at the Fevzi Yakubov Engineering and Pedagogical University (KIPU) in Crimea, the website of the Russian Society for Friendship with Cuba reported on Tuesday. Venezuelan president extols Romulo Gallegos's literary legacy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66004&SEO=venezuelan-president-extols-romulo-gallegoss-literary-legacy Caracas, Apr 5 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday extolled the legacy of novelist and politician Romulo Gallegos (1884-1969), on the occasion of the 52nd anniversary of his death. Cuba to host world congress of theater for children and young people http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=65857&SEO=cuba-to-host-world-congress-of-theater-for-children-and-young-people 1 de abril de 2021, 4:2  Havana, (Prensa Latina) The International Association of Theater for Children and Young People (ASSITEJ) confirmed that the Cuban capital will host its 21st World Congress, scheduled for 2024. Cuban writer awarded Julio Cortazar Ibero-American Short Story Prize http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=65853&SEO=cuban-writer-awarded-julio-cortazar-ibero-american-short-story-prize Havana, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Cuban writer Rogelio Riveron was awarded the 2021 Julio Cortazar Ibero-American Short Story Prize for 'Polvo gris sobre los párpados' (Gray Dust on the Eyelids). Diaz-Canel underscores achievements on Book Day in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=65844&SEO=diaz-canel-underscores-achievements-on-book-day-in-cuba Havana, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Wednesday noted the festivities for culture and knowledge on the Cuba's Book Day, which is being celebrated with a broad virtual program. Cuban Havana Club Museum celebrates anniversary with new website http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=65837&SEO=cuban-havana-club-museum-celebrates-anniversary-with-new-website Havana, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) The Havana Club Rum Museum, located in the capital of Cuba, celebrates its 21 years of foundation today with the presentation of a new digital site that allows users optimal navigation. Painter Frida Kahlo is among 'most searched for painters' on Internet http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=65825&SEO=painter-frida-kahlo-is-among-most-searched-for-painters-on-internet 31 de marzo de 2021, 0:15 Mexico, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) The ranking of the most searched for painters on the Internet puts Mexican artist Frida Kahlo in the first place in Latin America and the second globally, just behind Leonardo Da Vinci. Cuban Luminaria publishing house uses virtual space http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=65820&SEO=cuban-luminaria-publishing-house-uses-virtual-space Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) Luminaria publishing house from this province in central Cuba is currently using the virtual space to promote local writers' work amid the epidemiological situation caused by Covid-19. St. Lucian artists repudiate US blockade against Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=65775&SEO=st.-lucian-artists-repudiate-us-blockade-against-cuba Castries, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) Two of the most relevant artists of Saint Lucia on Monday expressed their solidarity with Cuba and condemned the blockade imposed for six decades on this country by the United States. Colombian film festival pays tribute to British actor http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=65735&SEO=colombian-film-festival-pays-tribute-to-british-actor Bogota, (Prensa Latina) The special edition of the Cartagena de Indias International Film Festival Ficci Interruptus 2021 will begin with a tribute to British actor and director Terry Gilliam. Museum of Colombia inaugurates exhibit on world historical route http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=65726&SEO=museum-of-colombia-inaugurates-exhibit-on-world-historical-route Bogota, Mar 26 (Prensa Latina) Starting on Friday, the National Museum of Colombia is hosting an exhibition on the techniques, materials and practices linked to several items traded between Asia, Europe and Latin America, through the Manila Galleon Trade Route.