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  • hip-deep October 19, 2017

    Riqueza del Barrio: Puerto Rican Music in the United States

    For a full month, the fate of Puerto Rico and its inhabitants has remained unknown due to the devastating effects of the Category 4 Hurricane Maria during the unusually active hurricane season of 2017. There are still many people on the island living … Read more »

  • interview December 2, 2014

    A Conversation with Juan Flores on Puerto Rican Music in the U.S.

    Juan Flores–scholar, mentor, author,  pioneer of Puerto Rican studies, living encyclopedia, and friend–passed away suddenly after a short illness on Dec. 2, 2014. At the time of his death, Juan Flores was professor of social and cultural analysis at New York … Read more »

  • blog June 15, 2012

    FRIDAY FAVORITES!

    Tune in Fridays for our new blog series: Friday Favorites! Each Friday we will present the songs we’ve been grooving to this week. If you like our favorites, be sure to tell us. Or even better, post links to your … Read more »

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