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Lisette Poole

Lisette Poole’s photojournalism has been featured in Time, Newsweek, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and Le Monde’s M magazine. She is based in Havana and New York.


Coppelia’s main parlor.

Ice Cream, Socialized

Spring 2015 | Reporting

Fidel Castro rejected his northern neighbors. But for a lifelong dairy lover who’d grown up on a farm in the Oriente province, ice cream proved harder to resist.