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June 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An Evening with Wilfred W. Labiosa, PhD


Books & Books


June 3
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Books & Books in Coral Gables
265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134
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Books & Books presents…

Wilfred W. Labiosa, PhD


The LGBT Cuban Revolution

(Deletrea $24.99)

Monday, June 3, 7 PM | Books & Books, Coral Gables


Books & Books is proud to present an evening with with Wilfred W. Labiosa, PhD discussing The LGBT Cuban Revolution (Deletrea $24.99)

This event is FREE and open to the public and books will be available for purchase the night of the event! Please RSVP only if you intend to join us.

About the Book:

The LGBT Cuban Revolution offers a comprehensive chronology of the LGBT rights movement in Cuba, highlighting the significant milestones, setbacks, and triumphs of this long and arduous journey. It also provides a detailed analysis of the social, cultural, and political factors that have influenced the course of this struggle, giving readers a nuanced understanding of the complexities of the fight for equality. This groundbreaking book contains never-before-seen photos and testimonials from LGBT individuals detained in the UMAPs and reveals the heroes who have brought about change. The LGBT Cuban Revolution is a powerful testament to the courage and determination of those who have fought for their rights in the face of adversity and a reminder that the struggle for equality is a dance where each step propels the next revolution.


About the Author:

Wilfred W. Labiosa, PhD, is the CEO of Waves Ahead, a non-profit organization that focuses on supporting the development and transformation of LGBT+ individuals and older adults in Puerto Rico from its five community centers. Wilfred has been a community leader and advocate for the last thirty years working in the public health field with the Latino, LGBT+, and migrant communities. He has published research and co-authored books on the LGBT+ Latino/a community and mental health field. Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Wilfred graduated with a PhD from Simmons University, School of Social Work, a Master of Science in Counseling Psychology from Northeastern University and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Boston University.