CENTRO Journal | Fall 2021

CENTRO: Journal of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies • Volume XXXIII • Number 3 • Fall 2021

A Manifold Exclusive:
Read two essays from CENTRO Journal's Fall 2021 issue.

Cuentos para fomentar el turismo de Emilio S. Belaval: el caso de una obra maestra incompleta, by Efraín Barradas

Memory and Revisionist Work in Daughters of the Stone: An Interview with Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa, by Keishla Rivera-Lopez

CENTRO Journal's Fall 2021 issue (vol. 33, no. 3) includes essays by Efraín Barradas on Emilio Belaval's Cuentos para fomentar el turismo; Eileen Segarra-Alméstica and Antonio Gil de Rubio-Cruz on economic inequality in Puerto Rico; Lorraine Guth et al. on the perceived impact of Hurricane María on students in Puerto Rico; Lorna Pérez on a comparison of the novels Bodega Dreams and The Great Gatsby; Krista Cortes on AfroPuerto Rican spirituality; and Keishla Rivera-Lopez on memory and revisionist work in the novel Daughters of the Stone, featuring an interview with the author Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa. In addition, the book review section has reviews on Sunbelt Diaspora: Race, Class, and Latino Politics in Puerto Rican Orlando by Patricia Silver (Elizabeth Aranda); Loisaida as Urban Laboratory: Puerto Rican Community Activism in New York by Timo Schrader (Miranda Martínez); Manuel G. Tavárez' Danzas para piano, vol.1 (Alberto Hernández Banuchi); and The Young Lords: A Radical History by Johanna Fernández (Michael Staudenmaier).

Cover art by Miguel Luciano. ‘51 (Se Acabaron las Promesas/The Promises Are Over), 2012–2017. 1951 Schwinn Hornet (restored and customized), platform, LEDs, flags. © Miguel Luciano.




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    CENTRO Journal
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    Fall 2021
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    Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños, Hunter College, CUNY
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    New York, NY
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    2021 Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños
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