Ariana Hernandez-Reguant is a cultural anthropologist and has published widely on Cuban music, media and visual arts. She runs the cultural blog EthnoCuba as well as the associated Facebook interest group. In 2004 she co-founded and co-authored the page Cuba Underground to first house the sites for Cuban-based groups like Porno Para Ricardo and the Cacharro magazine. She is currently a research associate at the University of Miami and is writing about grassroots media, migration and non-citizen forms of civic engagement in the Cuban enclave of Hialeah, FL.