Transcript of speech by the President of Cuba's Councils of State and Ministers, during the closing session of the Union of Cuban Writers and Artists (UNEAC) IX Congress, in Havana's Convention Center, June 30,2019
Cuban president Miguel Díaz-Canel affirmed that the intellectuals and artists will always accompany the effort of the Cuban archipelago, that the Revolution put on the political map of the world, to continue being acknowledged also for its unique way of fighting through singing, dancing, laughing and winning.
The president of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (Uneac), Miguel Barnet, stressed today that the main objective of this organization is cultural and social.
Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel met with Cuban intellectuals before the beginning of the 9th Cuban Writers and Artists Association Congress set for June 28/30.
Fernando Rojas, Vice Minister of Culture, exhorted strengthening the communication between the directors of the cultural institutions and their protagonists, addressing the Provincial Assembly of the Congress of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (Uneac), which met in Las Tunas, prior to the great appointment, which will take place next June.
The artistic vanguard of Las Tunas is immersed in an intense process prior to the 9th Congress of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (Uneac), which will take place in Havana from June 28th to 30th. In these days, the assembly stage ends within the six branches that operate between Las Tunas city and Puerto Padre.