Novelist and screenwriter of Cuban cinema born in Arroyo Naranjo on September 10, 1951 and died in Mexico City on July 31, 2011. Exiled in Mexico, Alberto was faced with the Castro regime, he/she openly criticized in one of his books. It carried out teaching assignments at a film workshop. As a screenwriter, he/she was author of Guantanamera, directed by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, letters of the Park (in collaboration with García Márquez) and the medium-length with you in the distance, shot in Mexico; I had written other so many scripts that have not reflected even in their respective films.
Among other works, wrote report against myself, book of memories. His novel Caracol Beach and the Nicaraguan writer Sergio Ramírez (Margarita, linda is the sea) won, ex-aequo, 1998 Alfaguara prize. What does the language stands out in their texts.