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Latin American, Caribbean & Latinx Studies: Subject Guide

Library Research Resources

Featured Library Resources: Latin American, Caribbean and Latinx Studies

Recommended Databases: Latin American, Caribbean, & Latinx Studies

Multidisciplinary Databases

Online Library Catalog: WorldCat Discovery

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Selected Links


Art & Literature:

Dance, Music & other Art



Poets, Writers

  • Albert Memmi - Introduction from Postcolonial Studies @ Emory.
  • Cherrie Moraga - Biography and criticism from Voices from the Gaps Women Artists and Writers of Color.
  • Gloria Anzaldua - Biography and criticism from Voices from the Gaps Women Artists and Writers of Color.
  • Julia de Burgos - Introduction to a Puerto Rican woman writer.
  • Puerto Rican Poetry - Introduction to Puerto Rican poets Judith Ortiz Cofer, Martin Espada, Sandra Maria Esteves and their poems, from PBS' Marsterpiece Theatre.
  • Victor Villaseñor's Homepage - Biography, listings of books and works, book reviews, excerpts and more.

Readings recommended by Dr. Mirtha N. Quintanales

Culture & Society:






Puerto Rico


US - Latin America and the Caribbean Relations

Economy & Business:

Immigration & Border Issues: