Cecilia Valdes and Cuban Identity (Feb 12)

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Our thanks to Peter Jordens for bringing this item to our attention.

Cecilia Valdes and Cuban Identity
February 12, 2019, 5 – 9 pm
The Court Room, First Floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

A screening of the Humberto Solás’ 1981 film Cecilia, based on the classic Cuban novel by Cirilo Villaverde, Cecilia Valdes o la loma del ángel, with a 5-minute critical introduction. The film will be followed by a discussion on Cuban identity (gender, races, class) led by the Cuban Ambassador in London.

The evening is kindly sponsored by “Cubanos en UK” and the Cuban Embassy in London.
All are welcome to attend this free event. Places are limited so please register in advance to secure your place.

For information, contact Jenny Stubbs, Institute of Modern Languages Research, University of London, at jenny.stubbs@sas.ac.uk.

Source: https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/17696

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