Hostos Professor Howard Jordan interviewed award-winning journalist and author Juan González about the documentary “Harvest of Empire” based on his classic book, “Harvest of Empire.” The documentary chronicles González’s work on the history of Latinos in America.
The interview can be heard here: click here
“Harvest of Empire” opens at the Quad Cinema – 34 West 13th Street
On September 28 and runs through October 4
Juan González has been a journalist for more than 30 years and a columnist at the New York Daily News since 1987. He is the co-host of the award-winning daily radio and television news program, Democracy Now! González was also a founder of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, the Young Lords Party in the 1970s, and the National Congress for Puerto Rican Rights in the 1980s. He has written four books including his latest – “News for All the People: The Epic Story of Race and the American Media.”
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About Hostos Community College:
Eugenio María de Hostos Community College, part of The City University of New York (CUNY) system, was founded in 1968. In addition to associate degree programs that facilitate easy transfer to CUNY’s four-year colleges or baccalaureate studies at other institutions, Hostos also has an award-winning Division of Continuing Education and Workforce Development that offers courses for professional development and certificate-bearing workforce training programs. In four decades, Hostos has grown from a class of 623 in the fall of 1970 to the spring 2012 enrollment of over 7,000 students. The college also serves an additional 12,000 students through its Division of Continuing Education and Workforce Development. For more news and stories about Hostos Community College, visit www.hostos.cuny.edu.
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