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Early Cuban Exiles: Memories of Loss, Struggle, and Rebirth

September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Join us on Wednesday, September 20th for a conversation about the experience of Cuban exiles who came to the United States from 1959 through 1973. Authors Mario Cartaya and David Powell will interview each other about their respective books – “Ninety Miles and a Lifetime Away: Memories of Cuban Early Exiles” (Powell) and “Journey Back into the Vault: In Search of My Faded Cuban Childhood Footprints” (Cartaya). This program is happening in conjunction with one of our current exhibitions – “We Are Here: Stories from Multilingual Speakers in North Central Florida.”


Matheson History Museum
513 E University Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
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