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Alumni Travel Reading 2018-2019: Cuba: Holguin, Santiago de Cuba, and Havana

La Revolución

 

Cathedral in Havana. Courtesy of commons.wikimedia.org.

Travel & Memoir

Cuban History & Culture

Cuba: Holguin, Santiago de Cuba, and Havana

There has been plenty to read about Cuba ever since getting there became more difficult for Americans. Here are a few suggestions of works published in the new century that can provide some context for the first-time visitor.

Old Square in Havanna. Courtesy of commons.wikimedia.org.

Bibliographer

Selected and Annotated By:

Joseph Holub
Librarian for Spain, Portugal, and Latin America
holub@pobox.upenn.edu

For more information about this and other excursions, please visit the Penn Alumni Travel Webpage.

Havana

Art

 

Classic cars in Havana. Courtesy of commons.wikimedia.org.

Holguin

Photo of Santiago de Cuba by David Bacon. Used under a Creative Commons license

 

"Holguin" Photo by Johan Siegers. Used under a Creative Commons license