Who's religion is it?
This guy opened a tobaco planatation in key west that burns down so he reopens in ybor city
why did afro-cubans come to the US?
to work on plantations
First wave of cubans post castro were mainly
white and professional. many thought it was temporary
What allowed certain part of the population that wanted to go to go?
1980 Mariel boat lift
which cuban community is most vocal here?
exile community even though its the minority
who is la caridad del cobre (our lady of charity of cobre)
patron saint of cuba
who discovered the statue of her
the person who made a shrine for her, spanish
captain sanchez de moya
Who is the most powerful orisha? Of sweet waters and rivers, associated with fertility..
Asked her sister to lighten her skin and relax her hair so she could go to cuba to reach out to enslaved children and the spanish
The shrine for lady of charity is
la ermita de la caridad
la caridad del cobre