We are a dedicated research group, based in the Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies but bringing together post-doctoral and postgraduate researchers working on Cuba from across the university. We run an annual seminar programme, and group tutorials which bring our postgraduate students together on a regular basis.
We provide a physical base for the Hennessy Collection (a unique archive of books, newspapers, journals and other materials on, and from Cuba), which is also accessible to researchers from outside the university.
See our new blog - Understanding Cuba. Showcasing the research of Cubanists across the world
The staff associated with the Centre for Research on Cuba cover in their research and teaching a range of academic disciplines including:
Similarly, they have successfully supervised – and currently supervise - postgraduate research on Cuba in an even wider range of disciplines and subjects:
Professor Par Kumaraswam (Director)
Professor Nigel White
Dr Andrew Fogarty
Dr Guillermo Guzman
Emeritus Professor Antoni Kapcia
Honorary Post-doctoral Research Fellow Lauren Collins
Armandina Maldonado Deller
Alpha Kane (coming soon)
Viva Cuba! The shared passion behind unique archive
Professor Kapcia interviewed by the BBC
Professors Kumaraswami and Kapcia on avoiding stereotypes of Cuba
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Department of Spanish, Portuguese & Latin American Studies
Nottingham, NG7 2RD
telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5800
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