Famous Writers from Cuba

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List of famous writers from Cuba, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Cuba is home to many prolific writers, including those who write fiction, non-fiction, poetry, biographies and more. These are some of the best Cuban writers that have ever lived, so if you're a native of Cuba and an aspiring writer then use this list as inspiration to achieve your own writing goals.

This is a list that includes writers like Fernando Pérez and Guillermo Cabrera Infante.

This list answers the questions, "Who are popular Cuban writers?" and "Which writers are from Cuba?"

You can click on the names of these renowned writers of Cuba in order to get more information about each one. Some of these historic writers may no longer be living in Cuba, but they're all of Cuba descent.
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    Fidel Castro is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Fidel Castro Birán, Cuba

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    Virgilio Piñera is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Virgilio Piñera Cárdenas, Cuba

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    Gloria Estefan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Gloria Estefan Havana, Cuba

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    Havana, Cuba

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    Havana, Cuba

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    Havana, Cuba

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    Havana, Cuba

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    Lausanne, Switzerland

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    Eduardo Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Eduardo Sánchez Cuba

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    Reinaldo Arenas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Reinaldo Arenas Oriente Province, Cuba

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    Peter Bergman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Peter Bergman Cuba, Guantanamo Bay Naval Base

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    Havana, Cuba

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    Guillermo Cabrera Infante is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Guillermo Cabrera Infante Gibara, Cuba

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    Humberto Solás is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Humberto Solás Havana, Cuba

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    Cuba, Santiago de Cuba

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    Havana, Cuba

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    Havana, Cuba

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    Gerardo Chijona is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Gerardo Chijona Havana, Cuba

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    Jorge Molina Palma Soriano, Cuba

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    Matanzas, Cuba

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    Achy Obejas is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Achy Obejas Havana, Cuba

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    Havana, Cuba

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    Havana, Cuba

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    Severo Sarduy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Severo Sarduy Camagüey, Cuba

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    Carolina Garcia-Aguilera Havana, Cuba

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    Eduardo Machado is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Eduardo Machado Havana, Cuba

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    Enrique Pineda Barnet is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Enrique Pineda Barnet Havana, Cuba

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    Daniel Díaz Torres is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Daniel Díaz Torres Havana, Cuba

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    Miguel Barnet is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Miguel Barnet Havana, Cuba

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    Jorge Saralegui is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Jorge Saralegui Cuba

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    Lydia Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Lydia Cabrera Havana, Cuba

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    Havana, Cuba

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    Miguel Coyula is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Miguel Coyula Havana, Cuba

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    José Raúl Capablanca is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    José Raúl Capablanca Havana, Cuba

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    Palos de la Frontera, Spain

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    Eliseo Alberto Arroyo Naranjo, Havana, Cuba

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    Banes^! Cuba, Cuba

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    Humberto Padrón is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Writers from Cuba

    Humberto Padrón Havana, Cuba

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    Arturo Sotto

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    Placetas, Cuba

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