Joan Fuster i Ortells (Sueca, 1922-1992). A versatile writer and researcher, he is considered one of the best Catalan essayists of the twentieth century. Nosaltres, els valencians, had a great impact and is his best-known work. He was honoured with several awards, including the Premi d'Honor de les Lletres Catalanes (1975), Medalla d'or from the Generalitat of Catalonia (1983) and he was awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Barcelona and the Autonomous University of Barcelona.
Joan Fuster gave his correspondence to the Biblioteca de Catalunya and it is held at the Casa Joan Fuster in Sueca.