Category Archives: News

José Latour to Talk at the Toronto Public Library About Cuba

On April 17, I will talk about conflicts in Cuba related to before, during, and after the revolution of 1959.

New Book Announcement

José will read a passage from his new novel and answer questions at: Guildwood Library in Scarborough on September 7 at 2 p.m., and Leaside Library on September 18 at 7 p.m.

Corruption in Cuba

News from Cuba concerning a crackdown against entrenched corruption have circled the world in the last few weeks. A former food industries minister, Alejandro Roca, is serving a 15-year sentence. The president of Cubana de Aviacion was fired and 14 executives of that airline and a tourism agency were sentenced to prison terms. Officials from […]

“Outcast” at Book Buzz

“Outcast” is March’s book at Book Buzz

Twitter account

Jose has just activated a Twitter account, @jose_latour. Readers are welcome to follow him.