Fayad Jamís

Author: Fayad Jamís

Fayad Jamís (Ojocaliente, Mexico, 1930–Havana, 1988) is one of the most significant contemporary Cuban poets. He was also a notable visual artist, editor, and cultural journalist. Selections of his poems have been translated to more than twenty languages. Available for the first time in English, The Bridges is unanimously considered one of Cuban poetry’s most stunning and engaging books.