ESCRITO SIN PERMISO
Vázquez Portal, Manuel
Publishing House: Hispano Cubana, Madrid, 2008
[Machine Translation:] Manuel Vázquez Portal is a poet and journalist. He studied Latin American literature and language.
In April 2003, the Havana City Provincial Court sentenced him to 18 years in prison for freely practice journalism. In June 2004, was released from prison for health reasons, thanks to an international campaign for his release undertaken by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ).
Went into exile in 2005 and currently holds some journalism in Miami and has a Sunday column in El Nuevo Herald.