Founded in 1992 at The City College of New York, the Dominican Studies Institute of the City University of New York is the first and only university-based research institute in the United States devoted to the study of people of Dominican descent.
Film, Video, Audio Collection
Antes de que se vayan
Antes de que se vayan. Produced by Producciones Televox. Santo Domingo, 2003. Spanish. Color; 58 minutes. VHS.
This is a documentary on the origins of Dominican folk dance music and merengue. There are some interviews with Dominican folk musicians. This documentary is based on the book: Antes de que te vayas written by Rafael Chaljub Mejía (Santo Domingo: Grupo León Jimenes, 2002).
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