Barcelona, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) The new winner of the Pepe Carvalho Award at the BCNegra Festival, Cuban writer Leonardo Padura on Tuesday vindicated the relevance of Raymond Chandler and Manuel Vazquez Montalban.
Havana, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) Considered an icon of Cuba's New Song Movement (Nueva Trova, in Spanish), with songs that have become Cuba's soundtrack, singer-songwriter Silvio Rodriguez is celebrating his 76th birthday on Tuesday, after a prolific career on stages worldwide.
Havana, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The new Family Code in Cuba calls for a cultural change, as confirmed on Wednesday by writer Victor Fowler in a meeting to analyze the new bill to be decided by people in four days.
Havana, Mar 25 (Prensa Latina) President of Casa de las Americas (House of the Americas), Abel Prieto, recalled Friday the legacy of Argentinian writer, journalist and revolutionary Rodolfo Walsh, on the 45th anniversary of his assassination in Buenos Aires.
Havana, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) Casa de las Americas in Havana, Cuba, on Tuesday alluded to the selection of short stories by Peruvian writer Julio Ramon Ribeyro, published by that cultural institution in 1975 and included in its La Honda collection.
Paris, Jun 28 (Prensa Latina) French journalist and writer Maurice Lemoine on Monday described as state terrorism the policy of economic and commercial blockade imposed for more than 60 years by the presidents of the United States on Cuba.
Holguin, Cuba, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) The 22nd edition of the Celestino Short Story Award on Thursday began its third day with a lecture about Latin American short story, as a tribute to Augusto Monterroso, one of its greatest references.
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.