Raúl Roa y García

Fellow: Awarded 1944

Field of Study: U.S. History

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 04-18-1907

Died: 07-06-1982

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1943–44:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1944:

Appointed from Cuba:

ROA Y GARCÍA, RAÚL. Appointed for the writing of a monograph on contemporary social problems of the United States in relation to world affairs; tenure, twelve months from April 1, 1945.

Born April 18, 1907, Havana, Cuba. Education:  University of Havana, Doctor of Civil and Public Law, 1934.

Professor in the Faculty of Social Sciences, 1940—, University of Havana; Secretary of the Institute for Scientific Investigation and Promotion of Studies, and Member of the Organizing Committee for the first Congress of Spanish Emigré University Professors, University of Havana, 1943.

Publications: Carta a Raúl Maestri, 1933; Reacción vs. Revolución, La Jornada Revolucionaria del 30 de Septiembre, 1934; Bufa Subversia, 1935; Martí y el Fascismo, 1937; Pablo de la Torriente Brau y la Revolución Española, 1937; José Martí y el Destino Americano, 1938; Vocación, Palabra y Ejemplo de José Gaos, 1939; Mis Oposiciones, 1941. Contributor to La Pupila Insomne de Rubén Martinez Villena, 1936, 1943. Articles in Revista de Derecho y Ciencias Sociales, Diario de la Marina, El País, América Libre, Revista El Estudiante, Revista de Avance, Revista Orto El Mundo, Información, Revista Bohemia, Ahora, Revista Grafos, Luz, Carteles, Revista Polémica, Revista Mediodía, Revista Baraguá, Pueblo, El Mirador Literario, Ruta, Revista de la Indias, Mercurio Peruano, Claridad.