A series of conferences organized by the embassies of Cuba, Nicaragua, Bolivia, Venezuela and Ecuador in London analyses the lives and works of great Latin American heroes. It was on the 14th of December,2004 that Hugo Chavez and Fidel Castro officially created the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of […]
The Russian revolution does not belong in the dustbin of history, although many would like to see it there. Sean Sheehan October 1917 was a transformative moment in human history, a time when the dispossessed rose in revolt against their government and everything their rulers stood for. The […]
Every new generation is apathetic. How can they be otherwise, when the intellectual motivation that comes from books or the older generation’s half-forgotten memories is no match for the experience of being personally committed to a cause? Armando Orozco Tovar The older generation of today can often […]
The Colombian Film Festival taking place in Dublin from Thursday 25 May will bring a fine selection of films from recent years to the Instituto Cervantes. Theodor Koch-Grunberg and Richard Evans Schultes are two humanists – with a 40-year age difference – who went into the jungle in search […]
Four films that revolve around the Cuban revolution and society, form part of CineCuba, a festival that takes place in the UK’s capital between 22nd May and 25th September.