Welcome to The Cuban Rafter Phenomenon: A Unique Sea Exodus .  This virtual exhibit makes extensive use of several higher end web technologies.  It is best viewed in Internet Explorer 5 or higher with a faster internet connection. To make best use of resources present, you should have the latest Flash MX Player, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Real Player installed as browser plug-ins on your computer.  If you find you are unable to open or play certain files, you may download the required players for free by clicking on the buttons below:

This site also extensively uses streaming video and a layered MP3 acoustic design through  footage, soundtracks, interviews, spoken word and music clips.  If you currently are not hearing the sounds of ocean's waves, turn your volume up!


Produced by the University of Miami Digital Library Program, 2004. We welcome your comments.