Nancy Morejón

Nancy Morejón (b. 1944, Havana) is a beloved elder poet, essayist, journalist, and translator. The first Afro-Cuban allowed to seek a degree in Cuba, she quickly rose to national prominence as Poet Laureate, president of the Writers’ Union, member of the Academia Cubana de la Lengua, and senior adviser for Casa de las Américas and Teatro Nacional de Cuba.

  • A black and white photo of the sea, dark clouds looming overhead, with the horizon forming the only light between them
    Photo: Lucas Poisson / Flickr​​ Leave. No two ways about it, they leave heading out toward night.                                                Desperate, a coastal patrol will look for t...

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