In the debate over Cuban Baseball, so much is a matter of subject position.
Often point of view and geographic location are inextricably tied and knowing
what to think is like navigating the impossible medieval labyrinth. Browse
what the various interested parties have said on a range of topics critical
to forming an educated opinion about Cuban baseball. Then, voice your own opinion.
Defectors, agents, scholars, journalists, officials, and players
discuss the defection phenomenon.
- Baseball in Society
A look at how baseball signifies in a society--what it
comes to represent--particularly in an underdeveloped former colonial nation like Cuba.
- The Dominican Parallel
Scholars and Cuban officials consider the stark
realities of Dominican baseball in comparing it to its Cuban
- The Future of Cuban Baseball
A look at the various hypotheses about Cuba’s
- Personal Histories
The commissioner of Cuban baseball, defector Jorge Diaz,
and agent Joe Cubas look into their pasts to shed light on their
- The Cuban National League
All you wanted to know and more about the
workings of the Cuban National League.
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