Centro Journal 27, no. 2 (Fall 2015)

Centro Journal 27, no. 2 (Fall 2015)


Table of Contents

Puerto Ricans and Transnationalism: A Critical Empirical Assessment
Carlos Vargas-Ramos

Puerto Rican Migration, the Colonial State, and Transnationalism
Edgardo Meléndez

100% Puerto Rican: Jennifer Lopez, Latinidad, and the Marketing of Authenticity
Carmen R. Lugo-Lugo

INTERVIEW / ENTREVISTA – Writing Her Legacy: A Conversation with Maria (Mariposa) Teresa Fernández
Jill Toliver Richardson

(Des)Articulando la negritud: codificaciones de raza en el cine nacional puertorriqueño
Dania Abreu-Torres

“This House is Not a Home”: Familial Conflict, Negotiation, and Bargaining in Rosario Ferré’s The House on the Lagoon
Elana Karshmer

Identification of Ramón Power y Giralt: Puerto Rico’s Diplomat to the 1812 Spanish Constitutional Court
Douglas W. Owslety, Karin S. Bruwelheide, María A. Cashion Lugo, Terry Melton, and M. Katherine Spradley