The Cárdenas cinema-theater is set to open this December 23rd, at 8:30 p.m., on another anniversary of its reopening, Ulises Rodríguez Febles, vice president of the Provincial Council of the Performing Arts in Matanzas, told Radio 26. The opening gala will cover its history, since it was founded in 1948, until today, with moments that… Continue Reading »
Virgilio Piñera was honored on August 2nd. He died 40 years ago this illustrious from Cárdenas who left such important works for our literature as The Island in weight, Electra Garrigó and Aire Frío. In the Homage to the Cuban writer Colloquium, born in Cárdenas in 1912 and died in Havana in 1979, a visit… Continue Reading »
The historical facts should not be analyzed outside the context in which they occur. Speaking today in Cuba about artistic liberties might sound a little recycling, but, that became the main concern which moved discussions on June 16th, 23rd and 30th, 1961 at the National Library José Martí.
Polemics, controversial and unexplainable are his works, works that took on the personality of the author. Hearing these features we could think of him as a human beaing wrapped up in himself, negative in all its expression.