Roberto

Roberto

The first time I went to Havana was to attend a one week workshop sponsored by the Maine Photographic Workshops. That week I met Roberto Barrueta who wore all white each day, was multilingual, and had a huge smile. As my wife and I were staying for an additional week,...
Derrumbe

Derrumbe

Spanish. To collapse, as el derrumbe de communismo. The cry “Derrumbe” usually follows the sound of a huge crash. It occurs when a large building collapses. There are many shells of such buildings through out Havana. These are always a good source of fun...
Twelve Years of Cuba

Twelve Years of Cuba

Teen age boys learning the national occupation This a somewhat long essay recounting many of my memories and experiences from visiting Cuba ave twelve years. I thought some might find it interesting, especially since Cuba is in the news these days. I would appreciate...
Cuba Workshop–Winter 2012

Cuba Workshop–Winter 2012

Cuba: Ten Years Later In March 2000, my wife and I went to Havana, Cuba to participate in a photography workshop sponsored by the Maine Photographic Workshops. We made friends with artists, musicians, photographers, old Revolutionaries, among others. I recall that on...