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Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus to Host Talk on Religious Practices Featuring Photographer Humberto Mayol Sept. 30


Miami, September 26, 2013 - The Arts and Philosophy department at Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Wolfson Campus presents a culturally-rich, thought-provoking account of religious practices in Cuba through the lens of photographer Humberto Mayol. The presentation, titled Raices de fe (Roots of Faith), will take place at 11 a.m., Monday, Sept. 30. This event is free and open to the public.

Humberto Mayol’s photographic work focuses on the public and private spaces of everyday life, with a special focus on religious practices and diverse communities within Cuba. A graduate of journalism from the Universidad de La Habana, he has received numerous national and international prizes. His work has been exhibited in educational institutions, galleries, museums, and private collections in Cuba, the U.S., Europe, Japan, China, and Latin America.  He is the founder of the Periodic Tribune of Havana and worked as a photojournalist and later director of photography of Cuba’s classic Bohemia magazine. He has also collaborated with national and foreign newspapersand magazines.

The lecture will be in Spanish with English translation. 

MDC Wolfson Campus Presents Photography Lecture on Religious Practices in Cuba

  • WHEN: Monday, Sep. 30, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • WHERE: MDC Wolfson Campus, Room 3305 (Building 3, third floor) 300 NE Second Ave.

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