Johan Gotera Osorio

Graduate Student in Spanish,
Dean’s Fellow in Spanish
BA, Universidad del Zulia
MA, Universidad Simón Bolívar


Johan has written the following books about the challenging works of Cuban writers Severo Sarduy and Octavio Armand: Severo Sarduy: alcances de una novelística y otros ensayos (Monte Ávila Editores, Caracas, 2005) and Octavio Armand contra sí mismo (Efory Atocha Editores, Madrid, 2012). With the poet Armand he has held conversations about Lezama Lima, the sense of time, exile, the Revolution, the poet facing history, which have been published in Diario de Cuba, La Letra Partida, Revista Lunes, among others. He has prepared a Dossier about the poet for the literary website Las Malas Juntas.