Promising Paradise: Caban Allure, American Seduction

Classes, Workshops & Lectures
Date Friday, June 3, 2016, 7:00 pm Organization The Wolfsonian-Florida International University Categories Classes, Workshops & Lectures
Place The Wolfsonian-Florida International University Address 1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach Phone 305-531-1001 Website http://www.wolfsonian.org/ Contact Email bookclub@thewolf.fiu.edu

In conjunction with The Wolfsonian-Florida International University special exhibition Promising Paradise: Cuban Allure, American Seduction, the Wolfsonian Book Club is digging deeper into the importance of Cuba in the cultural history of the U.S. From the rumba and mambo to cigars and mojitos, Gustavo Firmat’s “The Havana Habit” (2012) illustrates the allure of Cuban culture to the American imagination. Free for members and first-time participants. Email to join or RSVP.