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Cuban Writers in Exile Centre

Day of the Dead Event

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Day of the Dead Event

Photograph of Cuban Writers in Exile Centre members holding a protest as part of PEN International’s annual Day of the Dead campaign, which aims to call on Latin American governments to protect their journalists from persecution, and commemorates the lives of journalists who have been killed for exercising their right to freedom of expression. From left to right are: Luis de la Paz, president (2020-); José Antonio Albertini, president (2017-20); Matilde Álvarez, director of the Women Writers Committee; and Ernesto Díaz Rodríguez, former director of the Writers in Prison Committee and honorary member of the French Centre. This event aimed to particularly serve as a reminder of the forty-four Mexican journalists who were killed between 2006 and 2012. It took place on 2 November 2018 at the InterAmerican Institute for Democracy in Miami.

Événement pour le Jour des morts

Photographie des membres du Centre des écrivains cubains en exil participant à une manifestation dans le cadre de la campagne annuelle de PEN International pour le Jour des morts, qui vise à interpeler les gouvernements d'Amérique latine afin qu'ils protègent leurs journalistes de la persécution, et aussi à commémorer les vies des journalistes qui ont été tués pour avoir exercé leur droit à la liberté d'expression. De gauche à droite: Luis de la Paz, président du Centre des écrivains cubains en exil (2020-); José Antonio Albertini, président(2017-20); Matilde Álvarez, directrice du Comité des Femmes Écrivaines; et Ernesto Díaz Rodríguez, ancien directeur du Comité des Écrivains en prison et membre honoraire du Centre français. Cet événement visait plus spécifiquement à garder en mémoire les quarante-quatre journalistes mexicains tués entre 2006 et 2012. Il s'est déroulé le 2 novembre 2018 à la InterAmerican Institute for Democracy, à Miami.

Evento del Día de Los Muertos

Fotografía de miembros del Centro de Escritores Cubanos en el Exilio protestando en el marco de la campaña del Día de los Muertos, organizada por PEN Internacional para reclamar a los gobiernos latinoamericanos que protejan a sus periodistas de la persecución, y para homenajear los periodistas que han sido asesinados por ejercer su derecho a la libertad de expresión. De izquierda a derecha : Luis de la Paz, presidente (2020-); José Antonio Albertini, presidente (2017-20); Matilde Álvarez, directora del Comité de Mujeres Escritoras del Centro de Escritores Cubanos en el Exilio; y Ernesto Díaz Rodríguez, exdirector del Comité de Escritores en Prisión y miembro honorario del Centro Francés. Este evento recordó sobretodo los cuarenta y cuatro periodistas mexicanos asesinados entre 2006 y 2012. Tuvo lugar el 2 de noviembre de 2018 en el InterAmerican Institute for Democracy de Miami.

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02/11/2018

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Cuban Writers in Exile Centre

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Cuban Writers in Exile Centre  (Pen Club de Escritores Cubanos en el Exilio)

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