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Interview: Claudio Iván Remeseira

Claudio Iván Remeseira is the author of “Hispanic New York: A Sourcebook,” (Columbia University Press, 2010) an anthology of essays on the city’s Latino, Latin American & Iberian cultural heritage, and winner of the Latino International Book Award in the category of Best Reference Book in English (2011). Editor-in-chief of “Hispanic New York” (, a blog and social media platform on Latino and Latin American news and culture. And he teaches a seminar for undergrads on the history of Latinos and the Latinization of the U.S. at Columbia University’s Center for American Studies and the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity.

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