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Museum and Schools

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Havana Streets
Homes: Past & Present
Museum and School

Farm and Forest
Art and Music

Museum bullet holes

The Museum of the Revolution, formerly the Presidential Palace, still has bullet holes, from the revolt against Batista



Statue and painting commemorating events of the Revolution



Young Cuban soldiers studying

Literacy poster

Poster from Cuba's historic literacy campaign to attain 100% basic literacy


Literacy campaign

In 1961, children marched to the countryside to teach basic reading and writing.



School children today



Young school teachers converse with member of our tour group (left)


SoƱadora (dreamer) art print by a student at the Down's Syndrome school in Pinar del Rio


Trip for background research, sponsored by
GLCA New Directions Grant to
Joan Slonczewski at Kenyon College