Posts Tagged: machismo

Rotilla Festival

By Carlos Martinez, Cuba: Culture & Society, Summer 2013 Think of it as a Cuban version of the Electric Daisy Carnival or Ultra Music Festival, or maybe the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. For those of you that have not the slightest idea of what I am talking about, perhaps Woodstock will ring a… Read more »

The One in Which I Get Mugged

By Anna Radoff, Public Health in Cuba, Summer 2013 To experience Cuba as a woman is to undergo a test of confidence and perseverance. Pssssssttttt They call you like an animal and proceed to comment on everything from your body to the way you walk. It is a constant flow of derogatory comments that makes… Read more »