Centro Library and Archives Historical Preservation and Research Partnership Program Fall 2016-Spring 2017

The Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library and Archives seeks Partners to collect, archival material, conduct research, and disseminate new knowledge about the history of Puerto Rican individuals in communities in the United States.

Read More

Centro Library

En la punta de la lengua : Poetas "Nuyoricans" y ''Neorriqueños"

[DVD] Puerto Rico (2005)
Producciones Entre Nos para TuTv
Producer/Director: Caridad Sorono Flores
Language: Spanish/English
Color; Duration: 57 minutes
The program begins with a short segment on Hostos Community College, and includes interviews with professor Juan Flores and Assemblywoman Carmen Arroyo.  The proceeding segment highlights poets of the Puerto Rican diaspora with insights on Pedro Pietri, Piri Thomas and reading performances by Mariposa (Maria Teresa Fernandez) Urayoán Noel, Flaco Navaja, and Sandra Garcia Rivera.  In the final segment artist Antonio Martorell visits with fellow artist Miguel Luciano who speaks about his unique artistic works.
[Poetry-Art & Culture-New York]