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Friends of the Library: David LaFevor—Traversing Cuba

David LaFevor will discuss his ongoing project to rescue endangered historical documents in the oldest cities of Cuba with the Friends of the UTA Libraries on Friday, Oct. 13, at 7:30 p.m. on the sixth floor of Central Library.

Traversing Cuba: Reflections on Writing History and Making Images will also focus on his latest book project, which traces the relationship between the Lincoln administration and the contraband slave trade to Cuba. Dr. LaFevor will illustrate the talk with images from his traveling photography exhibit, "Cuban Histories of the Present." The exhibit has been featured on Huffington Post and NBC.

Dr. LaFevor is an assistant professor of Latin American History and Digital Humanities at UTA. Please RSVP to

Friday, October 13, 2017 at 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Central Library, Sixth floor parlor
702 Planetarium Pl., Arlington, TX

Event Type

Talks & Lectures


UTA Libraries, Friends of the Library


Alumni, Local Community, Faculty & Staff, Students, Undergraduates


Free and open to the public

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