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Viana Monzón
Leoni Viana Monzón
Yulier Casas M Alfonso
Katia Gil Alejandro Vargas
Alexis Polanco El Vladi

Viana Monzón

“I owe these lips to my Lebanese grandfather. These eyes, to my Chinese grandfather. And having turned out this white, to my Canary-born mother…but I was born in Santos Suárez, more Cuban than palm trees,” states this slender young girl, as she makes a funny gesture that erases any doubts about her ‘Havananess.’

At the age of 5 she was already modeling in the corridor of her house at family parties, but she wanted to be a ballerina. Now she says she doesn’t have the body for that. Naturally elegant, Viana has been this year’s surprise in Cuban fashion. To her modeling teacher, “she is simply in a league of her own.” She is reserved and is enjoying this success which she knows is ephemeral: by night, a model; by day, one of the top students in her Accounting course.

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