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February 2019

New Books: Recent Acquisitions in the CUNY Dominican Studies Institute Library

The CUNY DSI Library is proud to announce its recent acquisitions. We are grateful for the support and generosity of The City College Libraries. We look forward to making these titles available to students, researchers, and the general public very soon.

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Here is a list of the books we acquired:

  • ¡Manteca! edited by Melissa Castillo-Garsow
  • Undocumented: A Dominican Boy's Odyssey from a Homeless Shelter to the Ivy League by Dan-El Padilla Peralta
  • Mi Casa Uptown: Learning to Love Again by Rich Perez
  • Countersong to Walt Whitman and Other Poems translated by Jonathan Cohen and Donald D. Walsh
  • The Breakbeat Poets Vol. 2: Black Girl Magic edited by Mahogany L. Browne, Idrissa Simmonds, and Jamila Woods
  • Alou My Baseball Journey by Felipe Alou and Peter Kerasotis
  • Mujeres, The Magic, The Movement and The Muse: An Anthology of Women Writers edited by Peggy Robles-Alvarado
  • Winterness by Juan Dicent
  • The Mulatto Republic: Class, Race, and Dominican National Identity by April J. Mayes
  • Americans All: Good Neighbor Cultural Diplomacy in World War II by Darlene J. Sadlier
  • Escrituras del Otro Cuerpo by Johan Mijaíl Castillo
  • Despierta by Greisy M. Genao
  • Diccionario de Gestos Dominicanos by Faustino Pérez
  • Bichán by Miguel Yarull
  • Theatre and Cartographies of Power: Repositioning the Latina/o Americas by Jimmy A. Noriega and Analola Santana
  • The Pitcher and the Dictator: Satchel Paige's Unlikely Season in the Dominican Republic by Averell Smith

Jhensen Ortiz, Librarian
CUNY Dominican Studies Institute
jortiz2@ccny.cuny.edu