Biography and History

Virgilio Pinera (1912-1979) was a Cuban novelist, playwright, and storywriter.

Source: From the finding aid for C0749

  • Antón Arrufat Papers. 1953-1991 (inclusive), 1960-1972 (bulk).

    Call Number: C0737

    The Antón Arrufat Papers consists of manuscripts of poems, short stories, novels, and criticism by Antón Arrufat, Virgilio Piñera, and Witold Gombrowicz; and correspondence of Antón Arrufat.

  • Virgilio Piñera Collection. 1941-1984 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C0749

    Virgilio Pinera (1912-1979) was a Cuban novelist, playwright, and storywriter. The collection consists of his works, including manuscripts of various poems, an unfinished play, theatrical sketches, and prose essay. The collection also contains Piñera's extensive correspondence with Humberto Rodriguez Tomeu (1919-1994), a Cuban short story writer and translator, and Witold Gombrowicz’s correspondence with Rodriguez Tomeu.