Desiderio  Navarro

Desiderio Navarro

Cultural activist extraordinaire, Desiderio Navarro is esteemed as a thinker, writer, editor, translator and cultural organiser who has dedicated a lifetime to the stimulation and development of intellectual thought and analysis. For 37 years he has edited and produced one of the world's outstanding journals, Criterios. Criterios collects important critical essays on aesthetics and the theories of literature, arts and culture. Desiderio Navarro is honoured for his passionate dedication to the diffusion of critical intellectual knowledge on cultural theories, for his insightful writing and analysis, and for his outstanding contributions to freedom of expression and cultural development in Cuba.