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Culture

Mexico, Sep 10 (Prensa Latina) A major monument (Tlali) to an Olmec woman is going up on one of Mexico City´s most prominent Paseo de la Reforma, permanently displacing a controversial nearly 150-year-old bronze statue of Christopher Colombus, local press reported on Friday.


Beijing, Sep 10 (Prensa Latina) Officials from China and Cuba on Friday highlighted the value and international scope of the work by Alejo Carpentier, one of the most outstanding authors of the Caribbean nation.


Havana, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel met on Thursday with students from the University of Havana (UH), at which they discussed aspects of the community work that they are doing.


Havana, Sept 9 (Prensa Latina) Casa de las Americas (House of the Americas) on Thursday celebrated the 24th anniversary of the death of Argentinian painter Ricardo Carpani, who was committed to social causes by portraying issues such as unemployment and poverty.


United Nations, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) Literacy opens a world of opportunities, UN Secretary-General (UNSG) António Guterres stressed Wednesday, reiterating the multilateral organization's commitment to promoting equitable education for all.


Lopez Obrador stands for replacing statue of Christopher ColumbusMexico, Sep 8 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador stood on Wednesday for the decision to replace the statue of Christopher Columbus on 'Paseo de la Reforma' by a sculpture dedicated to indigenous women.


Cuban singer Ela Calvo dies of pneumoniaHavana, Sep 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuban singer Ela Calvo died on Tuesday as a result of pneumonia caused by diseases typical of her age, according to the Cuban Music Institute (ICM).


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Havana, (Prensa Latina) A group of Cuban artists will pay tribute to the illustrious historian Eusebio Leal on his birthday with a painting exhibition, announced the Carmen Montilla Gallery, headquarters of the initiative.


China's organization pays tribute to Cuban musician Adalberto AlvarezBeijing, Sep 5 (Prensa Latina) A cultural organization in China paid tribute today to Cuban musician Adalberto Alvarez with an activity that highlighted the life, work and legacy of the artist of great international projection.


Cuban poet Evelio Traba receives poetry awardMadrid, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuban poet Evelio Traba was distinguished today with the Juan Alcaide International Poetry Prize for his work 'Un traspatio de malos vecinos' (A backyard of bad neighbors), the jury announced today.


Cuban delegation participates in Avante Festival in PortugalLisbon, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) A Cuban delegation, headed by the president of the Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP), Fernando Gonzalez, participates today in the Avante Festival, arranged by Portugal's Communist Party.