Tarell McCraney, a 32-year old award-winning American playwright and actor from Liberty City, has been named a MacArthur Fellow, one of this year's 24 winners of a no-strings-attached $625,000 prize dispersed over five years. Better known as the MacArthur "genius" grant, the stipend represents an in ... More >>
Hispanic theater heats up with a Cuban classic
Or, where the boys are not
In which local authors and aficionados list their favorites
Surely there's more to local literature than crime and exile
Prometeo proves actions do speak louder than words
Isn't It Romantic?
Before Night Falls Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Blue Thumb Records
In his native Cuba he was a film star. Here in the States he's just another car salesman with a dream.
Before Night Falls recounts the grim, brave life of the persecuted Cuban writer Reinaldo Arenas
From the issue of January 11, 2001
Reinaldo Arenas detested Miami's exile culture as much as Castro's tyranny, and he wasn't shy about saying so
Cuba's Minister of Culture Abel Prieto faces a daunting challenge: Sell Cuban culture to the world, but don't sell out the revolution
Prize-winning author Roberto Uria landed in hot water in Cuba. Granted refugee status in the U.S., he must now sink or swim.