Cuban and Caribbean Studies Institute

Tulane University

Cuban Studies Bibliography

  • The Archives of Cuba = Los archivos de Cuba. Louis A. Pérez, Jr. and Rebecca J. Scott, (eds.) Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, c2003.
    Location: H-T LAL: CD 3900 .A317 2003
  • Directory of Vendors of Latin American Library Materials. Howard L. Karno, Beverly Joy Karno. [4th ed., rev.] Albuquerque, N.M.: SALALM Secretariat, General Library, University of New Mexico, c1993.
    Location: H-T LAL Ref: Z 1601 .S38 no.32
  • Fuentes de información para el estudio de América Latina. Elke Köppen (compiladora). México, D.F.: Coordinación de Humanidades, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 1993.
    Location: H-T LAL: Z 1601 .A2 K67 1993
  • A Guide to Cuban Collections in the United States. Louis A. Peréz, Jr. New York: Greenwood Press, 1991.
    Location: H-T LAL: Z1525 .P44 1991
  • Latin America and the Caribbean: A Critical Guide to Research Sources. edited by Paula H. Covington ; David Block … (et al.), associate editors. New York: Greenwood Press, 1992.
    Location: H-T LAL Ref: Z 1601 .L3225 1992
  • Latin America: Social Science Information Sources, 1967-1979. Robert L. Delorme. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC Clio Press; Oxford, Eng.: Clio Press, c 1981.
    Location: H-T LAL Ref: Z 7165 .L3 D44 [2d copy in LAL Stacks]
  • Latin American Studies: A Basic Guide to Sources. Robert A. McNeil, editor, Barbara G. Valk, associate editor. [2nd ed., rev. and enl.] Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1990.
    Location: H-T LAL Ref: Z 1601 .L324 1990
  • Latin American Studies: An Annotated Bibliography of Core Works. Ana María Cobos and Ana Lya Sater. Jefferson, N.C.; London: McFarland & Co., c2002.
    Location: H-T LAL Ref: F 1408 .C685 2002
  • Museums of the World. (5th ed.) München; New York: K.G. Saur, 1995.
    [Lists 25 museums in Cuba, 17 of which are in Havana.]
    Location: H-T Ref: AM 1 .M76 1995
  • Reference Materials on Latin America in English, the Humanities. by Richard D. Woods. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980.
    Location: H-T LAL Ref: Z 1601 .W75
  • Research Guide to Central America and the Caribbean. Kenneth Grieb, editor in chief; associate editors, Ralph Lee Woodward, Jr., Graeme S. Mount, Thomas Mathews. (Madison, Wis.): University of Wisconsin Press, 1985.
    Location: H-T LAL Ref: Z 1595 .R47 1985
  • World Guide to Libraries. (10th ed.) München Pullach: Verlag Dokumentation, c1991.
    Location: H-T Ref Desk: Z 721 .I63
  • The World of Learning. London: Allen & Unwin, 1947
    Location (latest edition): H-T Ref: AS2 .W6




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Upcoming Events

Celebrate Caribbean culture and heritage during Caribbean Carnival of New Orleans

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Bayou Bacchanal, the original Caribbean Carnival of New Orleans, is back for its 16th annual celebration of Caribbean culture and heritage. Presented by Friends of Culture, Bayou Bacchanal will include two days of Caribbean cuisine, dance, music and celebration.

World Wide Dance
Beginning Friday, November 2 stop by the newly-opened, Algiers based, Haitian restaurant Rendezvous, for World Wide Dance. This late-night dance party begins at 10:00 p.m. and doesn’t end until the final dancer clears the floor. Enjoy live sets by locally and regionally based, Trinidadian DJ Phil and DJ Spice. Admission is $10 in advance and $12 at the door and includes access to the World Wide Dance celebration. A cash bar and bites from Rendezvous will be available for purchase.

Bayou Bacchanal Parade and Party
After an evening of dancing and celebrating, rest up for the annual Bayou Bacchanal Parade on Saturday, November 3. Assembly begins at 11:00 a.m. and the parade takes off at noon from Harrah’s. Parade-goers are welcome to come dressed in traditional carnival attire while engaging, marching and dancing to the beats of Soca music along with Casa Samba throughout the French Quarter. The parade’s final destination will be at North Peters & Mandeville Street where the party will then transition to Crescent Park.

From 2:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. several Dancehall, Soca and Reggae performers will grace the Bayou Bacchanal stage for this daylong festival. Guests can expect live performances by local, national and international artists such as: Soca Artist Preacher, Pan Vibrations, Tigress of Trinidad & Tobago, and Mystic of Trinidad & Tobago.

Beats will be provided by DJ Spice and hosted by Lady Pepper. Authentic Caribbean foods, drinks and special merchandise will be available for purchase. Trini Lisa and Boswell’s will be among the official vendors for Bayou Bacchanal 2018. Fest-goers can expect Caribbean staples such as salt fish, curry goat and roti. Tropical drinks including ginger beer, passionfruit juice and Sorrel will also be available. Guests are also encouraged to dress in tradition Carnival attire for a chance to win a grand prize of $2000.

Admission to the Bayou Bacchanal fest is $15 in advance and $20 at the door. For more information on Bayou Bacchanal or Friend of Culture, visit their onsite information booth during the festival or click here.

Bayou Bacchanal Post Party
Closeout Bayou Bacchanal at Island Flavor Bar and Grill and enjoy tasty Caribbean bites, music and dancing. DJ Ray will be spinning beginning at 11:00 p.m. Celebrate the closing of Bayou Bacchanal with a bang!

Forging a New World: Books & Writing in Early Spanish America, 1492-1821

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On Wednesday, November 14, the Latin American Library at Tulane University will host Dr. Hortensia Calvo, Doris Stone Director of the Latin American Library, for a talk titled, Forging a New World: Books & Writing in Early Spanish America, 1492-1821.

This presentation is part of the Tulane University Women’s Association’s Jane and Herbert Longenecker Lecture Series. The event is dedicated to María García Daly.