Vito Marcantonio and the Puerto Rican People: Solidarity and Progress
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Hunter College, West Building, Faculty Dining Room, 8th Floor
Presenters: Gerald Meyer, “Vito Marcantonio: Fighter for Puerto Rico’s Independence”
Edgardo Melendez, “Marcantonio and Luis Muñoz Marín: Cooperation and Conflict”
Moderator: Gil Fagiani, founding member of the East Harlem Historical Organization, Vito Marcantonio Forum.
Performance pieces by LuLu LoLo Pasquale and Roberto Ragone
Co-sponsored by the Vito Marcantonio Forum and the Italian American Studies Association