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Emilio Cueto

Emilio Cueto

Emilio Cueto is currently doing research on various aspects of Cuban culture, particularly music and colonial prints. An avid collector of Cuban memorabilia, he has exhibited portions of his collection in Miami´s Historical Museum of Southern Florida and prepared the three catalogs accompanying those exhibitions Mialhe´s Colonial Cuba (1994), Cuba in old maps (1999) and Illustrating Cuba's flora and fauna (2002)). He has organized five concerts of Cuba-related music at Florida International University in Miami (2008-2012). He is a retired attorney (Fordham University, 1974), last employed by the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, D.C.