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Pelo Bueno

Pelo Bueno

jhflores March 16, 2012 Comments Off on Pelo Bueno

A Day in the life of a Nuyorican Poet

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El Gran Antillano: Remembering Louis Reyes Rivera

El Gran Antillano: Remembering Louis Reyes Rivera

jhflores March 5, 2012 Comments Off on El Gran Antillano: Remembering Louis Reyes Rivera

Remembering One of the Giants of the Nuyorican Literary Movement

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Bonafide Rojas

Bonafide Rojas

jhflores March 5, 2012 Comments Off on Bonafide Rojas

Who are you?  i am bonafide rojas, born 10/08/1977, a bronx born & raised, lived in puerto rico as a young boy (real young). i have lived on the grand concourse section of the

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Louis Reyes Rivera (In Memoriam)

Louis Reyes Rivera (In Memoriam)

jhflores March 3, 2012 Comments Off on Louis Reyes Rivera (In Memoriam)

On the Passing of a Major Revolutionary Poet: Louis Reyes Rivera by Dr. Tony Medina I am completely floored and shocked by the news of the sudden passing of the great poet Louis Reyes

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Freedom Road (Featured Poem of the Month)

Freedom Road (Featured Poem of the Month)

jhflores March 1, 2012 Comments Off on Freedom Road (Featured Poem of the Month)

Last Visit to Chestnut Middle School (Poem)

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Letter for Bobo

Letter for Bobo

jhflores February 23, 2012 Comments Off on Letter for Bobo

In memory of Emmett Till

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Hostos Review

Hostos Review

jhflores February 22, 2012 Comments Off on Hostos Review

Second Issue of Hostos Review devoted to new crop of Puerto Rican writers

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PRSUN Article

PRSUN Article

jhflores February 22, 2012 Comments Off on PRSUN Article

Shaggy Flores: New Generation Nuyorican Poet, Activist, Author, Scholar

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Labor Heritage Foundation Journal

Labor Heritage Foundation Journal

jhflores February 22, 2012 Comments Off on Labor Heritage Foundation Journal

Nuyorican Poet – Jaime Shaggy Flores A Voice for the Voiceless Poetry, like many art forms has deep roots in the labor movement and in community organizing.  Many of us in the movement are

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Sancocho Foreword

Sancocho Foreword

jhflores February 22, 2012 Comments Off on Sancocho Foreword

A Cluster of Flowers Back in 1996, I was invited to participate in a student conference taking place at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. It was an impressive and large gathering, with a

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