During his political life, Hugo Chavez took more than a few pages out of the playbook of Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin, and the emulation will continue even in death.To this day, Lenin's embalmed body is still on display in Red Square in Moscow. Now, acting Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro announced ... More >>
Tony is in Kansas City, and it's all about the barbecue. Along for the ride is his friend Zamir, whom we've seen in several No Reservations episodes. Tony is out to give Zamir a lesson in good ol' American food, as well as a few pointers for his inevitable television show (because, apparently, every ... More >>
The Mystic River writer talks about Tinseltown and his latest novel.
A Peruvian soldier slaughters dozens, gets away with it, and heads for the subtropics
Eduardo Michaelsen paints in obscurity far from his Cuban roots
Apparently, He can also be delicious and crunchy
Opposition is a commodity in Sundance docs
From high-minded to hype-crazed, book fairs have a rich tradition of coaxing out reclusive authors. New Times was fortunate to get a rare audience with the person redefining writing, M.M. Pascal-Paul.
The Edukators terrorize the rich by rearranging their furniture
Despite uneven film quality, this year's festival was an unqualified success
Thirty years of Cuban poster art
A decent local lineup, some standards, a few stars
The voices of Cubans, here and from the island, are resounding onstage
Art can take serious issues lightly and be better for it
Cuban rockers shift from Lenin to Lennon
Is it a harmless political party, or is it a cult?
Miami's revolutionaries may not be plentiful but they're persistent
Nilo Cruz delivers a tragicomedy of a nation's errors and the people who suffer for them
How infuriating is Joe Blake? Let's put it this way: His attorney is accused of trying to have him murdered.
Marion and Orlando de Cardenas aided Fidel Castro when the Cuban revolution was still a daydream, not a bad dream
When Cuba's top students were sent to the Soviet Union, no one could have guessed they would change from revolutionaries to refugees.
Tony Bryant is a black militant, a hijacker, a survivor of Cuban prisons, and a Castro-hating commando. And don't you forget it.