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Letters of Love & Hope: The Story of the Cuban Five

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Introduced by Alice Walker and with a preface by Cuban poet Nancy Morejón, this book includes excerpts from diaries and letters from and to children, wives, and parents of the five Cubans imprisoned in the United States for “espionage,” providing a glimpse of how ordinary families strive to maintain connections in extraordinary circumstances.

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Paperback, 190 pages
Published September 1st 2005 by Ocean Press
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Impossible to really rate. The love and courage of these five victims of politics shines through their letters to their families. Such sacrifice, such cruelty they have endured, but their strength and commitment to what is right live on. May they all return home soon.
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Nancy Morejón (Havana, 1944- ) is a Cuban poet, critic, essayist.

She graduated with honors at the University of Havana, having studied Caribbean and French Literature, and she is fluent in French and English. She later taught French. She is a well-regarded translator of French and English into Spanish, particularly Caribbean writers, including Edouard Glissant, Jacques Roumain and Aimé Césaire, Re
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