Ángela Hernández Núñez (b. 1954) is an author and educator from…

Ángela Hernández Núñez (b. 1954) is an author
and educator from the Dominican Republic. She is a committed activist for human
rights, especially women’s rights.

She received numerous
prizes for her collections of poems and essays, including the Dominican
National Literary Award in 1998. She served as the director of the National
Center for Women’s Aid and Studies, and co-founded the Group of Creative Women.