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Culture

 Syria resumes higher university classesDamascus (Prensa Latina) More than 700.000 students attended the resumption of classes at Syria's universities and higher education institutions on Sunday, the Education Ministry reported.


 FAO promotes virtual event on International Tea DayRome, May 19 (Prensa Latina) On occasion of International Tea Day on May 21, FAO is promoting in Rome on Tuesday a virtual lecture to highlight the values of this drink, the most consumed in the world, after water.


Roger Waters sings in virtual event for May Day in BrazilBrasilia, May 1 (Prensa Latina) Renowned English singer-songwriter Roger Waters, one of the founders of the legendary rock band Pink Floyd, sang this Friday in the virtual celebration for International Workers' Day in Brazil.


London, April 4 (Prensa Latina) On June 20, British musician Paul McCartney will reissue a helf-speed version of his first solo album McCartney as 2020 Record Store Day exclusive.


Samba school parade at Sao Paulo carnivalBrasilia, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) With the Barroca Zona Sul, the Special Group samba school parade begins on Friday in Sao Paulo carnival, where race, culture and faith are the major aspects.


Cuba's Contemporary Dance Company will celebrate its 60th anniversaryHavana, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Contemporary Dance Company (DCC) will celebrate its 60th anniversary with a season of works by native choreographers and a piece by British Fleur Darkin.


Madrid, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Argentina and Brazil are at the top of the nominees from Latin America at the Quirino Iberoamerican animation awards, to take place in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain, in April 18th.


Havana, Feb 10 (Prensa Latina) My life is literature. The language has always the same subtlety (...) if there is no command of language, there is no identity, Cuban poet Lina de Feria, a 2019 National Literature prizewinner, said.


Havana, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) The 29th International Book Fair in Cuba dedicates its first day to exalt the 60 years of relations with Vietnam, invited of honor to the event.


Havana, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) Guatemalan literature will ratify its presence with multiple editorial news about history, politics and culture at the 29th Book Fair in Cuba, opened on Thursday in this capital.