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Presented at the International Book Fair in Havana–Damas de Social, which chronicles and comments on the contributions by 28 women intellectuals to the cultural magazine Social in the 1910s and 1920s. This collaboration by 40 contemporary Cuban women intellectuals is coordinated and edited by Nancy Alonso and Mirta Yáñez. Continue reading

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On the way to the Fair…

Here I sit in the Miami International Airport, at 12:30 pm, waiting for the flight that is scheduled to leave at 1pm. No, they haven’t started boarding yet. Tomorrow (ojalá) I’ll be at the International Book Fair in La Habana, … Continue reading

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La última novela de Mirta Yáñez es una orden: Sangra por la herida (*)

Sangra por la herida/The Bleeding Wound En la novela de Mirta Yáñez, Sangra por la herida, los personajes van apareciendo, de un modo pudiera decirse casi convencional, sin menoscabar el recurso, en la literatura y en el cine, y casi … Continue reading

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Cubanabooks story in The Havana Reporter When Cubanabooks founder and senior editor participated in the International Book Fair this February, we caught the eye of several media sources. The latest story has come out in The Havana Reporter, an English … Continue reading

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Cubanabooks captures the attention of OnCuba

  Ana Lydia García, who was present at the International Book Fair in Havana, and who interviewed Cubanabooks co-founder and executive editor Sara E. Cooper, has published her synthesis and analysis of the project in the online journal OnCuba. See what she … Continue reading

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Cubanabooks Editor/Founder interviewed at International Book Fair

On a cold and windy morning up on the hill that overlooks Havana, at the famous fortress La Cabaña, journalist Helen H. Hormilla sat for an hour with Sara E. Cooper to discuss the objectives, trials, and triumphs of the … Continue reading

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Feminist Mirta Yáñez honored at Feria del Libro 2013

If there is anything that I love, it is a strong feminist, holding firmly her belief in all women’s potential to contribute to the world. Women’s rights have made great strides, thanks to women and men struggling throughout the world … Continue reading

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Cubanabooks at Salon Profesional in Havana

This week at the International Book Fair in Havana, Cubanabooks officially was introduced to the Cuban reading public. The hordes of people in attendance at the fair on Sunday, February 17th, held at the impressive Cabaña Fortress at the mouth … Continue reading

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