Visiones del exilio: Para leer a Zoe Valdes is a study on the narrative work of Cuban writer Zoe Valdes. Valdes, who left the island in 1995 and currently lives in Paris, has published poetry, short stories, and novels. She also writes for Spanish and French newspapers and is an important cultural icon of Cuban exile.
Miguel Gonzalez Abellas is chair of the Department of Modern Languages and associate professor of Spanish and Latin American literature at Washburn University (USA). He has previously published Jugando con estereotipos (Madrid: Pliegos, 2003), as well as several articles on Hispanic Caribbean literature in Alba de America, Caribe, Hispania and Hispanic Journal.