Mauritius.—The traditional Festivity of Las Parrandas, held in Central Cuba every year, has been added to UNESCO's Representative List of Intangible Heritage.
Yandrey Lay, a writer from Villa Clara, won the prize of the 2018 Guillermo Vidal Narrative Contest with the book El hombre que se parecía a Julio Cortázar (The man who looked like julio Cortázar).
The curtains open to illusion throughout the city. The 23rd edition of the Ánfora Festival arrives and until Sunday. Las Tunas is again the magic capital of Cuba, despite the skeptics. A faithful and connoisseur audience waits every year by November to enjoy the spells that reach the crowd, both in theaters, as in corners, work centers, schools.
The inauguration of the Osmosis II expo in the Guernica gallery of Casa del Joven Creador, and a delightful concert in which memorable Cuban songs were heard marked the beginning of the 12th edition of the Entre Musica Festival.