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Puerto Ricans in the Rust Belt: The Life and Activism of Isabel Melendez

Learn about the life and activism of Isabel Meléndez, a community leader in the city of Lawrence, Massachusetts, involved with the growing Latino population of Puerto Ricans and Dominicans...

Puerto Ricans and the Attica Prison Uprising of 1971

Read about the role Puerto Ricans played on both sides of the infamous Attica Prison Uprising of 1971...

 




 

Informing and promoting the discussion among stateside Puerto Ricans about the current events related to Puerto Rico’s economic crisis.

 

FISCAL OVERSIGHT BOARD

First Budget Under PROMESA


 

FROM CENTRO COLLECTIONS

Blase Camacho

Blase Camacho Souza Papers, 1899-2003

A Borinquen a Hawaii: Explore over 400 archival photographs documenting life for Puerto Ricans in Hawaii through the Blase Camacho Souza digital collection. Highlights include images of life on sugar plantations, WWII in Hawaii, and the unique mix of Puerto Rican and Hawaiian culture at family and community events...


 

FROM CENTRO PARTNERS

 

Las Tres Hermanas: Art & Activism

This exhibit tells the story of three sisters, Evelina Lopez Antonetty, Lillian Lopez, and Elba Cabrera, who profoundly changed the cultural and political landscape in New York—especially the Bronx—through literature, literacy, dance, political rallies, art galleries and organizing...

Horizon / Paisaje: A New Group Exhibition of Puerto Rican Artists in Brooklyn

Horizon/Paisaje is a new group exhibition at the Fresh Window Gallery in Bushwick that features work from four Puerto Rican artists: Nora Maité Nieves, Carlos Rodriguez, Edra Sotoand Omar Velázquez...


 

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