The Helena Lewin Chair in Latin American Studies
The University of Haifa, Israel
Cuba's Transformations Vis-à-vis the Outside World: A Reassessment
An International Symposium
Video-Conference Room 606, Main Building, The University of Haifa,
Wednesday, 25 March 2015
10:00-10:30 Prof. Philip Brenner, (American University Director, Graduate Program in US Foreign Policy and National Security): "Current Cuban-U.S. relations in light of the December 17 announcement regarding diplomatic relations between the two countries"
Live broadcast in: http://live.haifa.ac.il/room606
10:30-11:00 Documentary Film: "Cuerda al aire", by Marcel Beltrán (כתוביות באנגלית)
Cuba: The Ethnic and Racial Domain
Chairperson: Prof. Amos Megged
Prof. Jorge Duany (Florida International University): “Ethnic and Racial Problems and Challenges in Contemporary Cuba.”
A Roundtable: " Diplomacy from an Academic Vantage Point: USA-CUBA Normalization Process"
Chairperson: Dr. Eran Shalev (Chair, Department of General History, the University of Haifa)
Participants: Prof. Philip Brenner, American University; Prof. Edy Kaufman, University of Maryland