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Algarín, Miguel.  “Nuyorican Literature.” MELUS 8.2. (Summer 1981): 89–92.

---. “Nuyorican Aesthetics.” In Images and Identities: The Puerto Rican in Two World Contexts, ed. Asela Rodriguez de Laguna, 161–163. NJ: Transaction Books, 1987.

Aponte, Sarah. Dominican Migration to the United States, 1970-1997: An Annotated Bibliography. NY: CUNY , 1999.

Ballester, Diógenes. “The Aesthetic Development of Puerto Rican Visual Arts in New York as Part of the Diaspora: The Epitaph of the Barrio.” In Homenaje Alma Taller Boricua XXX Aniversario, 30–35. San Juan: Museo del las Américas, 2001.

Barradas, Efrain. Partes de un todo : ensayos y notas sobre literatura puertorriqueña en los Estados Unidos. San Juan: Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, 1998.

Bailey, Benjamin H. Language, Race & Negotiation of Identity: A Study of Dominican Americans (NY: LFB Scholarly, 2002).

Bejel, Emilio. Gay Cuban nation. Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2001.

Benitez, Marimar.  “The Special Case of Puerto Rico.” In The Latin American Spirit: Art and Artists in the United States, 1920–1970, ed. Luis Cancel, 72–105. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1988.

Benítez Rojo, Antonio. La isla que se repite. Hanover, N.H.: Ediciones del Norte, 1989; The repeating island : the Caribbean and the postmodern perspective. Durham : Duke University Press 1992.

Budhos, Marina Tamar. Remix: Conversations with Immigrant Teenagers (NY: Henry Holt, 1999).

Cañas, Dionisio, Orlando Hernández, Doris Schnabel & Luisa García Conde. “New York City, Center and Transit Point for Hispanic Cultural Nomadism”, Literary Cultures of Latin America. A Comparative History. Vol. II. Oxford: U. Press, 2004, pp.679-702.

Castillo-Speed, Lillian, ed. Latina: Women's Voices from the Borderlands. New York:  Touchstone Books/ Simon & Schuster, 1995. 

Cocco de Filippis, Daisy (ed.) La literatura dominicana al final del siglo: diálogo entre la tierra natal y la diáspora (NY: CUNY, 1999).

__________ (ed. & trans.) Documents of Dissidence: Selected Writings by Dominican Women (NY: CUNY, 2000).

Colon Morales, Rafael, and Juan Sánchez. “Puerto Rican Nationalist Art: A History, A Tradition, A Necessity.” Artworkers News (May 1982): 10–13.

Colon, Jesus. The Way It Was and Other Writings. Houston:  Arte Publico Press, 1993.

Dávila, Arlene.  “Latinizing Culture: Art, Museums and the Politics of U.S. Multicultural Encompassment.” Cultural Anthropology, vol. 14 (May 1999): 180–202.

Duany, Jorge. Puerto Rican Nation on the Move: Identities on the Island and in the United States. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2002.

---. Jorge. Quisqueya on the Hudson: The Transnational Identity of Dominicans in Washington Heights (NY: CUNY, 1994).

---. "Reconstructing racial identity: ethnicity, color & class among Dominicans in the US & Puerto Rico," Latin American Perspectives 25:3 (1998):147-172.

El Museo del Barrio. Voces and Visiones: Highlights from El Museo del Barrio’s Permanent Collection. New York: El Museo del Barrio, 2003.

Fernandez, Roberta, ed. In Other Words: Literature by Latinas. Houston:  Arte Publico Press, 1995.

Flores, Juan,  Divided Borders: Essays on Puerto Rican Identity. Houston: Arte Público Press, 1993.

---.  From Bomba to Hip Hop: Puerto Rican Culture and Latino Identity. New York: Columbia University Press, 2000.

---. ed. Divided Arrival: Narratives of the Puerto Rican Migration. New York:Center for Puerto Rican Studies, 1984.

González, Juan. Harvest of Empire: A History of Latinos in America. New York: Penguin Books 2001.

Haslip-Viera, Gabriel, ed. Taino Revival: Critical Perspectives on Puerto Rican Identity and Cultural Politics. New York: Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños, 1999.

Hernández, Carmen Dolores. Puerto Rican Voices in English: Interviews with Writers. Conn.: Praeger, 1997.

Horno-Delgado, Asuncion et al., eds.  Breaking Boundaries: Latina Writings and Critical Readings. Amherst:  University of Massachusetts, 1989.

Kanellos, Nicolas with Cristelia Perez. Chronology of Hispanic American History: from pre-Columbian times to the present. 4 vols. Detroit: Gale Research Inc, 1995.

Lao-Montes, Agustin, and Arlene Dávila, eds. Mambo Montage: The Latinization of New York. New York: Columbia University Press, 2001.

Leval, Susana Torruella. “Puerto Rican Artists in the U.S.A.: Solidarity, Resistance, Identity.” In Puerto Rico: Arté e identidad, ed. Hermandad de Artistas Gráficos de Puerto Rico, 403–415. San Juan: Editorial de la Universidad de Puerto Rico,

Lindsay, Arturo, ed. Santería Aesthetics in Contemporary Latino Art. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1996.

Lippard, Lucy R. Mixed Blessings: New Art in a Multicultural America. New York: Pantheon Books, 1990.

Metropolitan Museum of Art and El Museo del Barrio. The Art Heritage of Puerto Rico. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973.

Mohr, Eugene. The Nuyorican Experience: Literature of the Puerto Rican Minority. Westport, CT: Greenwood, Press, 1982.

Negrón-Muntaner, Frances Boricua Pop: Puerto Ricans and the Latinization of American Culture. NYU Press, 2004.

---. None of the Above: Puerto Ricans in the Global Era. NY: Palgrave 2006.

Negrón-Muntaner, Frances & Ramón Grosfoguel. Puerto Rican Jam: Rethinking Colonialism and Nationalism. University of Minnesota Press, 1997.

Pérez Firmat, Gustavo. "Havana Mañana: Cuba in the American Imagination." /Cubainfo/ June  2008. Cuban Research Institute, Florida International University.


---.  Life on the hyphen : the Cuban-American way. Austin : University of Texas Press 1994

---.Tongue ties : logo-eroticism in Anglo-Hispanic literature. New York: Palgrave Macmillan 2003.

Pessar, Patricia R. A Visa for a Dream: Dominicans in the US. Boston: Allyn & Bacon, 1995.

Remeseira , Claudio Iván, Hispanic New York: A Sourcebook.  New York: Columbia U. Press, 2010.



Rivera, Nelson. Visual Artists and the Puerto Rican Performing Arts, 1950–1990: The Works of Jack and Irene Delano, Antonio Martorell, Jaime Suarez and Oscar Mestey-Villamil. New York: Peter Lang, 1997.

Ricourt, Milagros. Dominicans in New York City: Power from the Margins (NY: Routledge, 2002).

Sánchez Korrol, Virgina. From Colonia to Community: The History of Puerto Ricans in New York City. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1994.

Sánchez, Juan.  Printed Convictions. Jersey City: Jersey City Museum, 1998.

---.  Rican/Structed Convictions. New York: Exit Art, 1986.

---. Beyond Aesthetics: Art of Necessity by Artists of Conscience. New York: Henry Street Settlement, 1982.

Santiago, Roberto, ed. Boricuas: Influential Puerto Rican Writings. New York:  Ballantine Books, 1995. Stavans, Ilan. Spanglish. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008.

Torres Saillant, Silvio The Dominican-Americans (with Ramona Hernández). Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1998.

---. El retorno de las yolas . Santo Domingo: Ediciones Librería La Trinitaria and Editora Manatí, 1999.

---. Diasporic Disquisitions: Dominicanists, Transnationalism, and the Community. Dominican Studies Working Papers Series. New York : CUNY Dominican Studies Institute, City College of New York , 2000.

---. “Páginas recuperadas”. Latino Studies. (Journal).

---. Senior Editor, The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States, a 4-volume, 2048-page reference source, Oxford University Press, (2005).

---. Guest Editor, Brújula/Compass 28 (1998). Special Issue: "Dominican Writers in the U.S."

---. Co-editor, Punto 7 Review: A Journal of Marginal Discourse 2.1 (1989). Special issue entitled "Migration-Migrants: Dominicans in Puerto Rico and the United States."

---. Editor, Hispanic Immigrant Writers and the Question of Identity. Literature/Conversation Series. Vol. 1. New York: Ollantay Press, 1989.

---. Editor, Hispanic Immigrant Writers and the Family. Literature/Conversation Series. Vol. 2. New York: Ollantay Press, 1989.

Vega, Marta Moreno. The Altar of My Soul: Living Traditions of Santería. New York: Ballantine Books, 2000.