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
La Inmigración Dominicana: La Desesperanza Hacia el Año 2,000
La Inmigración Dominicana: La Desesperanza Hacia el Año 2,000. Produced by Alianza Dominicana. New York, 1994. Spanish. Color; 15 minutes. VHS.
This is a discussion of the causes of Dominican migration to the United States, especially New York. It provides a description of the Dominican community in New York and highlights several organizations and individuals who are working to build a stronger community.
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