Congratulations to the University of Puerto Rico for the NEH DH Award!
University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras (Rio Piedras, PR)
Caribbean Diaspora: Panorama of Carnival Practices
Project Director: Nadjah Rios-Villarini
Co-Project Director: Mirerza González-Vélez, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
To support: Early planning for a project to explore migration and the Caribbean diaspora through the lens of cultural practices related to Carnival. Coordinated through a series of meetings and drawing on multiple archival collections, the project will produce a website for public audiences and a white paper.