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Covering the current affairs, history, arts and culture of Puerto Ricans in the United States.

 

Reseña del libro "Diasporic Blackness: The Life and Times of Arturo Alfonso Schomburg"

Scholar Vanesa K. Valdés sets the record straight on the afrolatinidad of the man known as the father of history for the global African diaspora and namesake of the Schomburg Center in Harlem, Arturo Alfonso Schomburg...

Michael Mejias

Becoming Guazabara: An Interview with Poet Luivette Resto

Born in Aguas Buenas, raised in the Bronx, Luivette Resto is now an L.A. based poet. Her interview is the second in a series on contemporary Puerto Rican authors. Read some examples of her poetry as well...

 




FROM CENTRO COLLECTIONS

Jesus Colon

Jesús Colón Papers, 1901-1974

Pioneeer, community leader, labor organizer and a prolific writer. The papers are a significant contribution to the study of Puerto Rican history, especially for the reconstruction of the Puerto Rican community's history in New York...


 

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Puerto Rican Bar Association (PRBA) Scholarship Fund Application Extended Deadline to 09/15

For the first time the Puerto Rican Bar Association will be awarding legacy scholarships in celebration of its 2017 Puerto Rican Bar Association Diamond Jubilee. Each scholarship recipient will receive Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) yearly until graduation...

 

Latina/os and Criminal Justice Conference

Watch footage of last year's "Latina/os and Criminal Justice Conference" hosted by the John Jay College of Criminal Justice that set the record straight on common misperceptions about Latina/os and crime, and which marked the publication of Latinos in Criminal Justice: An Encyclopedia....


 

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