Margaret Randall Reveals Cuban Poetry
Cuban leader Fidel Castro died on Friday at age 90. Castro dominated his country for more than 50 years from the moment he entered Havana in triumph in January 1959 until 2006 when he stepped aside because of illness.
Americans’ knowledge of the Cuban people became greatly constrained after 1961 when diplomatic relations were severed between our two countries. President Barack Obama reestablished diplomatic relations with Cuba in July 2015.
“Anyone who wants to know what Cubans are thinking and doing should read Cuban poetry.” So said