Research Fellowship Announcement 2014

February 17th, 2014 by admin Categories: Cuba Destinations Feria del Libro MIldred G. Skillman Fund Public History Programming No Responses

Dear Friends,

The 2014 International Book Fair, La Habana (IBFH), La Feria del Libro takes place from February 13 – 23, 2014.  As a proud participant in 23rd annual La Feria del Libro, Cinnamon Traveler Heritage Trust, on behalf of the Mildred Grant Skillman Herstory Educational Scholarship Fund Inc., announces our 2014 theme: “Recognizing the Importance of Literacy and Open Communication in the Global Economy for the African Diaspora World.”  

The 2014 award will be presented to Writer, Broadcaster, C. Wiatta Freeman, at La Feria del Libro, en La Habana, Cuba. Host of the weekly radio program Womanspeak, Ms. Freeman follows in the footsteps of the 2013 recipient, Filmmaker, Cinematographer,  Gloria Rolando, founder of Imagens del Caribe. Working individually and together under the auspice of the Mildred Grant Skillman Herstory Educational Scholarship Fund Inc., and Cinnamon Traveler Heritage Trust, Ms. Freeman and Ms. Rolando, successfully strive to bring awareness to the value of literacy. On behalf of the Board of Trustees, we are honored to work with these dynamic women. We give thanks and encourage you to continue to collectively support our work and follow us online, at www.cinnamontraveler.org.

Adventurous Journeys!

Grace