Yoani Sanchez lecture to be broadcast live

Cuban blogger and independent journalist Yoani Sanchez is scheduled to speak at FIU at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 1, 2013. All available tickets to this event have been distributed.

The event will be webcast live in English and Spanish. The lecture also will be broadcast live on Univision America stations throughout the nation, including 1140 AM in Miami. Follow the conversation on Twitter via #FIUyoani.

Yoani Sanchez

During her visit, Sanchez will receive the FIU medallion of Courage and deliver a lecture titled “Can Technologies and Social Media Accelerate Cuba’s Democratization?”

For more information on this, and other events organized by the Cuban Research Institute, please visit http://cri.fiu.edu/