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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