(Prensa Latina-Cumbancha) Havana, Cuba – The 3rd Culture and Development Congress, to take place in Cuba, will gather nearly 1,000 participants from Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa from June 9-12 and will become an international space for reflection, stated Culture Vice-Minister Rafael Bernal.
During the Congress, famous personalities, experts and leaders will exchange ideas on the main problems of the relation between arts, development and preservation of the respective national identities. They will also debate issues related to fine arts, literature, theater, music, films, heritage, art teaching, participation in socio-cultural development and the new technologies used in culture.
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.