Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

When the Superpowers Almost Unleashed Nuclear War: Historians and the Cuban Missile Crisis 50 Years Later

October 30th, 2012
5-7 pm

University of New Orleans, Earl K. Long Library, Room 407

The UNO Center Austria & the Department of History and the World Affairs Council of New Orleans present a panel discussion.

Berthold Molden, Marshall Plan Chair, UNO

Günter Bischof, University Research Professor, UNO
New Research on the Cuban Missile Crisis

Jana K. Lipman, Tulane University
The Question of Crisis in Guantanamo: 1962 and 1964

Allan Millett, University Research Professor, UNO
Marines in Guantanamo: A Personal Witness to the Cuban Missile Crisis

Light refreshments will be served

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La Hora del Cuento: Summer Bilingual Story Hour at the Pebbles Center

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This summer, join us for La hora del cuenta bilingual readings series at the Pebbles Centers of the New Orleans Public Libraries!

On the first and last Saturday of every month, we will read a bilingual book at the Algiers Regional Library and the Children’s Resource Center Library beginning on Saturday April 28 until Saturday, August 25. Children and parents welcome!

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Algiers Regional Branch
Saturday, May 5
2:30 PM

Saturday, June 2
2:30 PM

Saturday, July 7
2:30 PM

Saturday, August 4
2:30 PM

Children’s Resource Center Library
Saturday, April 28
12:00 PM

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12:00 PM

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12:00 PM

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