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Howl 2… on stage
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Howl 2… on stage

This is the name which describes a monthly evening where poets, artists and musicians come together. Paola Andrea Blanco Buitrago The Ruby Kid, a hip-hop artist with a unique style is the host of “Howl.”.  After the opening event which took place in October, Nadia Khomami, a young poet and […]

Compay Segundo, a first class musician
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Compay Segundo, a first class musician

Vivacious, a lover of life, a tireless creator, humble, but above all a defender of his roots and of traditional Cuban music, he is one of those men that leave everlasting footprints. Nubia Piqueras Grosso Composer of popular Sons and Guarachas such as Chan Chan, creator of the ‘armónico´, a […]

30,000 dollars for the best interactive documentary
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30,000 dollars for the best interactive documentary

The Distrito Cinema Festival is to turn the Pontifical Xavierian University into a reference laboratory for this emerging industry. Ignacio M. Prada Creators and developers of interactive documentaries, a narrative genre under construction, have until the 30th January 2012 to submit their efforts. Distrito Cinema, with the support of the […]

Baila Londres
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Baila Londres

This month, this Cuban salsa party, which is a monthly event, includes music by DJ Green Papi and a dance class by ´The Professor´ Ariel Rios Robert. Paola Andrea Blanco Buitrago Cubacheche and Timberos de Londres present Baila Londres, an event which gives people the chance to enjoy a selection […]

Feelings and words with destiny in Cereté
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Feelings and words with destiny in Cereté

From 24th to 27th November, voices from Colombia, Japan, Spain, Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Mexico and Venezuela, will be heard in the XVIII National and International Gathering of Female Poets. . Sara Gordón del Riego The Raúl Gómez Jattin Cultural Centre in the Colombian region of Córdoba is once again organising […]