By Roberto Santiago
MANY CULTURES * ONE WORLD
"Boricua is what Puerto Ricans name each other as a time period of endearment, admire, and cultural confirmation; it's a undying assertion that transcends gender and colour. Boricua is a robust be aware that tells the beginning and historical past of the Puerto Rican people."
--From the Introduction
From the sun-drenched shores of a pretty, flamboyan-covered island to the cool, tough pavement of the fierce South Bronx, the striking trip of the Puerto Rican humans is a wealthy tale jam-packed with bold defiance, brave energy, fierce passions, and unsafe politics--and it's a tale that is still advised this day. lengthy missed by way of Anglo literature reports, listed here are greater than fifty choices of poetry, fiction, performs, essays, monologues, screenplays, and speeches from one of the most bright and unique voices in Puerto Rican literature.
* Jack Agüeros * Miguel Algarín * Julia de Burgos * Pedro Albizu Campos * fortunate CienFuegos * Judith Ortiz Cofer * Jesus Colon * Victor Hern ndez Cruz * José de Diego * Martin Espada * Sandra Maria Esteves * Ronald Fernandez * José Luis Gonzalez * Migene Gonzalez-Wippler * Maria Graniela de Pruetzel * Pablo Guzman * Felipe Luciano * René Marqués * Luis Muñoz Marín * Nicholasa Mohr * Aurora Levins Morales * Martita Morales * Rosario Morales * Willie Perdomo * Pedro Pietri * Miguel Piñero * Reinaldo Povod * Freddie Prinze * Geraldo Rivera * Abraham Rodriguez, Jr. * Clara E. Rodriguez * Esmeralda Santiago * Roberto Santiago * Pedro Juan Soto * Piri Thomas * Edwin Torres * José Torres * Joseph B. Vasquez * Ana Lydia Vega
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