Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

Symposium: "Eusebia Cosme and the Transnational Dimensions of Afro-Cuban Womanhood, 1930-1958"

Fri, October 8, 2010 | GAR 1.102

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Eusebia Cosme, an Afro-Cuban woman born in Cuba relocated to the United States during the late 1930s. She quickly became an internationally-renown performer of "Afro-Antillian" Poetry, dressing in elaborate costumes as she recited the works of prominent poets that included Nicolas Guillen, Luis Pales Matos, and Langston Hughes.

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