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CENTRO: Journal of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies

Volume 30, Number 3 • 2018

Puerto Rico Post-Hurricane Maria: Origins and Consequences of a Crisis
Guest Editor: Edwin Meléndez and Charles R. Venator-Santiago

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INTRODUCTION / INTRODUCCIÓN

Introduction to Puerto Rico Post-Maria: Origins and Consequences of a Crisis
Edwin Meléndez and Charles R. Venator-Santiago

IRS Section 936 and the Decline of Puerto Rico’s Manufacturing
Zadia M. Feliciano

The Politics of PROMESA
Edwin Meléndez

The Economics of PROMESA
Edwin Meléndez

An Analysis of Puerto Rico’s Debt Relief Needs to Restore Debt Sustainability
Pablo Gluzmann, Martin Guzman and Joseph E. Stiglitz

Energy Policies in Puerto Rico and their Impact on the Likelihood of a Resilient and Sustainable Electric Power Infrastructure
Efraín O’Neill-Carrillo and Miguel A. Rivera-Quiñones

Cabotage as an External Non-tariff Measure on the Competitiveness on SIDS’s Agribusinesses: The Case of Puerto Rico
William Suárez II

Migration, Geographic Destinations, and Socioeconomic Outcomes of Puerto Ricans during La Crisis Boricua: Implications for Island and Stateside Communities Post-Maria
Marie T. Mora, Alberto Dávila and Havidán Rodríguez

Two Sides of the Coin of Puerto Rican Migration: Depopulation in Puerto Rico and the Revival of the Diaspora
Jennifer Hinojosa

Después del Huracán: Using a Diaspora Framework to Contextualize and Problematize Educational Responses Post-María
Jason G. Irizarry, Rosalie Rolón-Dow and Isar P. Godreau

Political Crisis, Migration and Electoral Behavior in Puerto Rico
Carlos Vargas-Ramos

Territorial Incorporation: A Note on the History of Territorial Incorporation Bills for Puerto Rico, 1898–2017
Charles R. Venator-Santiago

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CENTRO: Journal of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies

Volume 30, Number 2 • 2018

Revisiting Queer Puerto Rican Sexualities / Revisitando las sexualidades puertorriqueñas queer Guest Editors / Editores Invitados: Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes and Yolanda Martínez-San Miguel

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INTRODUCTION / INTRODUCCIÓN

Revisiting Queer Puerto Rican Sexualities: Queer Futures, Reinventions, and Un-Disciplined Archives - Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes and Yolanda Martínez-San Miguel

The Early Latinx Camp Aesthetics of Pedro Caballero’s Paca Antillana (1931) - Cristina Pérez Jiménez

Clara Gardenia Otero, Palmira Parés y el feminismo queer de Manuel Ramos Otero - Dinorah Cortés-Vélez

Las Isabeles de Rosario Ferré y Manuel Ramos Otero: Modelos de desconstrucción de género y sexualidad en la literatura puertorriqueña de la década del setenta - Tania Carrasquillo Hernández

The Travelling Theater of Manuel Ramos Otero - Carmen Graciela Díaz

INTERVIEW / ENTREVISTA

Translocalizando a la draga: una entrevista inédita de 2002 con el actor y director Jorge B. Merced - Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes

INTERVIEW / ENTREVISTA

Varones in the Archive: A Queer Oral History Analysis with Two Black Puerto Rican Gay Men - Andrew Viñales

El hijo de Ruby: Memorias de un futuro queer - Anastasia Valecce

Rane Arroyo’s Astronomical Optics in “Solar Constant” - María DeGuzmán

Getting to the Colonial Status through Sexuality: Lessons on Puerto Rico’s Political Predicament from Women Writers - Carmen R. Lugo-Lugo

El activismo queer, feminista y decolonial en la literatura de Yolanda Arroyo Pizarro: por un pensamiento de la Relación - Sophie Large

El cuerpo y la praxis del flujo en la narrativa de Yolanda Arroyo Pizarro - Mónica C. Lladó Ortega

Visibilizando la sexodiversidad: el contrapunteo de la mononormatividad y los poliamores en Violeta de Yolanda Arroyo Pizarro - Elena Valdez

Pussyology - María Teresa “Mariposa” Fernández

Lesbian ‘Growth’ and Epistemic Disobedience: Placing Gabby Rivera’s Juliet Takes a Breath within Puerto Rican Literature and Queer Theory - Consuelo Martínez-Reyes

INTERVIEW / ENTREVISTA

“Can You Imagine?”: Puerto Rican Lesbian Activisms, 1972–1991. - Frances Negrón-Muntaner

“Las ‘Buenas Amigas’” - Elizabeth Crespo-Kebler

Puerto Rican Mothers’ Conversations about Sexual Health with Non-Heterosexual Youth - Leandra Smollin, Josibel C. García Valles, Maria Idalí Torres, and Phillip J. Granberry

INTERVIEW / ENTREVISTA

Del otro la’o: Boricuir Praxis from Mayagüez: An Interview with Lissette Rolón Collazo and Beatriz Llenín Figueroa - Christopher Powers and Jocelyn A. Géliga Vargas

“Where’s My Thanks”: The Regulation, Memorialization, and Resistance of Sylvia Rivera in Fictional Stonewall Films - Gabriel Mayora

La lucha por el derecho a ser: una historia de transfobia institucional, 1995-2018 - Joel I. Castro Pérez

REFLECTIONS / REFLEXIONES

Recent Developments in Queer Puerto Rican History, Politics, and Culture - Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes

 

Volume 30, Number 1 • 2018

SPECIAL SECTION: Critical Perspectives on Puerto Rican and Dominicans in the U.S.

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- Beyond Labor Markets and Schools: Community-Based Youth Serving Organizations and the Integration of Puerto Rican and Dominican Disconnected Youth in New York City - M. Anne Visser

- Food Security and Access to “Balanced Meals” among Dominicans and Puerto Ricans in the United States - Melissa Fuster

- Mangú y Mofongo: Inter-ethnic Dominican-Puerto Rican Families and Community Development in New York City - Alaí Reyes-Santos and Ana-Maurine Lara

- Risk Profiles for Suicide Attempts, Drug Use, and Violence among Dominican, Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Non-Hispanic White Youth in New York City:Implications for Suicide Prevention Initiatives - Juan B. Peña, Alexis Kuerbis, Rufina Lee and Daniel Herman

- El español y el inglés en Puerto Rico: una polémica de más de un siglo - Melvin González Rivera and Luis A. Ortiz López

- Ana Lydia Vega’s “Pollito chicken”: The Impossible Spanglish - Francisca Aguiló Mora

- The Geography of Bernardo Vega's Memoirs - Angel ‘Monxo’ López Santiago