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10th Biennial Conference: Puerto Rican Studies Association More than 200 active participants on over 60 panels will focus on a wide range of topics. Wednesday — sunday, October 24–28, 2012 Presenter: Puerto Rican Studies Association University at Albany, SUNY For conference pre-registration and...
If you are doing research about Puerto Rico online, make sure to be part of Centro’s November 16 video conference, which was designed to acquaint statesiders with the abundance of digital – and library-based – resources available from locations on the island. Anyone looking for information about...
Meet the Author Series: Come and learn about the increasingly crucial intersection of Latino religiosity and American politics with editors and contributors from the new book: Blessing La Politica Featured presenters:Samiri Hernández Hiraldo Anthony Stevens-Arroyo Carlos Vargas-Ramos Wednesday,...
About 75 students and faculty members attended Centro’s Fall Open House, in the Hunter Hall of Fame area in the West Building lobby, which was aimed at stimulating student interest by promoting Centro’s rich opportunities. Staffers, including recent college graduates and current students from...
Barrio Series Power at the Roots: Gentrification, Community Gardens, and the Puerto Ricans of the Lower East Side Speakers: Miranda Martinez and Alan Aja Wednesday, May 16, 2012 6–8:00 p.m. Faculty Dining Room, Hunter College, West Building, 8th floor
A Critical Historiography on Puerto Rican Resistance 1969-89 Saturday, May 12, 2012, 9–3:00 p.m. Facilitators: Arcadio Díaz Quiñones, Iris Zavala Martínez, Saulo Colón, Josean Laguarta School of Social Work, 2180 Third Avenue, 119th Street, Room 115A
May 10 - July 24, 2012 The East Harlem Art Gallery at Hunter’s Silberman School of Social Work, 2180 Third Avenue at 119th Street, is open Tuesday through Saturday from 1 to 6 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public. Guest Curator: Laura Katzman More than 100 people attended the opening...
Picturing Puerto Rico Under the American Flag: The Photographs of Louise Rosskam, 1937-1948 More than 100 people attended the opening reception May 10 for the new Picturing Puerto Rico exhibit, showcasing the work of Louise Rosskam (1910-2003), a pioneer of the “golden age” of twentieth century...
Teaching and Learning about the Puerto Rican Diaspora A focus on the history of the Puerto Rican diaspora structured around six posters produced by Centro summarizing a time line and core dimensions of the history of the diaspora Wednesday, May 2, 2012, 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Co-sponsored with...
Historical Preservation Puerto Rican Culinary Arts Speaker: Nilsa Rodriguez-Jaca Wednesday, April 4, 2012 6–8:00 pm Centro Conference Room 1442, East Building, 14th floor
Meet the Author Sexuality and Power in Mayra Santos-Febres’ Work Speakers: Nadia Celis, Juan Pablo Rivera Monday, April 2, 2012 6–8:00 p.m. Faculty Dining Room, Hunter College, West Building, 8th floor Co-sponsored with Department of African and Puerto Rican/Latino Studies
Meet the Author Blurred Borders: Transnational Migration between the Hispanic Caribbean and the United States Speaker: Jorge Duany Discussants: Ramona Hernández, Anthony Stevens-Arroyo Thursday, March 29, 2012 6–8:00 p.m. Centro Conference Room 1442, Hunter College, East Building, 14th Floor
Teaching and Learning about the Puerto Rican Diaspora Highlighting Centro’s electronic resources available to educators and researchers who do not have physical access to our library and archive facilities Wednesday, March 21, 2012 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Co-sponsored with Hispanic Information and...
The Center for Puerto Rican Studies is sponsoring a series of events at the Siglo XXI: The Future of Latinos in a Time of Crisis conference, ranging from panels to film festivals and a tribute to Dr. Virginia E. Sánchez Korrol. The Inter-University Program for Latino Research’s (IUPLR) Fourth...
Documentary: Labor A screening of the HITN documentary of the artists’ individual and collective process of the Labor exhibition. Q&A follows with Susana Torruella Leval, Antonio Martorell, Melissa Calderón, Miguel Luciano, Juan Sánchez and Nitza Tufiño. Reception to follow Q&A. Silberman...