Public Secrets: Pantoja’s Driving Lesson

by This Land

08/31/2011

In this installment of Lee Roy Chapman’s Public Secrets, Lee Roy takes our favorite Cuban artist and expatriate, Jose Antonio Pantoja Hernandez, on a driving lesson in his van. ┬áThe result is a surprisingly moving portrait of Pantoja as he recounts the perils he faced during his daring escape to the United States.