Marti "with Greece in the heart”

Marti "with Greece in the heart”

Athens, June 6. It was opened the photo exhibition "With Greece in the heart", from the amateur lens of the Counselor of the Cuban Embassy in Greece José Oriol Marrero Martinez, with his photos of some sites of Greece, which were mentioned by the national hero of Cuba Jose Marti in his writings, many of whose texts in Spanish and Greek showed viewers of the exhibition what were the thoughts of the Apostle of Cuba about the "mother Greece" who so much loved. The exhibition, organized by the Embassy of Cuba in the Francisco Miranda gallery at the headquarters of the Embassy of Venezuela in Greece, was inaugurated in the framework of the annual festival LEA (Iberic American literature in Athens) and was in tribute to José Martí , the most universal of Cubans in the year of the 60th anniversary of the Cuban revolution . In the event took the floor Ambassador of Venezuela Freddy Fernandez, Ambassador of Cuba Zelmys Maria Dominguez Cortina, the Director of the Festival LEA Adriana Martinez and the author of the exhibition, who made an interesting and wide explanation of the intense and unprecedented research work he carried out in the extensive work of Marti, to find those rays of light on Greece. In his works, Marti showed his deep love of Greece and his admiration for the struggle of the Greek people for their freedom, which was considered a source inspiration for the struggle of the Cuban people for their independence in the 19th century. Martí spoke about the “Greek”, not only temples, fortresses, landscape, statues, heroes and philosophers but also about the human work and libertarian values of a people who admired. The end of the activity was the musical performance of the Cuban singers residents in Greece Marlen Olano and Seidel Borges, as well as the Greek singer Angeliki, joined to iterate an unforgettable evening full of Cuban, Latin American and Greek music. The event was attended by over 150 people, among them were, representatives of various political forces of the Greek society, accredited diplomatic corps, Cuban residents, associations of solidarity, friends of Cuba from different areas of society and public in general. This activity is an important step in the strengthening of cultural links between Cuba and Greece. Embacuba Grecia

 

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