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Dominican Studies: Recommended Blogs and Websites

This guide provides links to useful databases, books, web sites, journal articles, and films in the interdisciplinary field of Dominican studies.

Key Dominican-Related Websites

Japanese Migrants in America

A museum in Yokohama, Japan has an interesting database on Japanese migrants in America. Please click on the Dominican Republic map to see some pictures on those Japanese immigrants who went to the country. Thanks to Prof. Mika Miyoshi, University of Tokyo for sharing.

Dominican Blogs

Agenda Cultural Diaria - List of daily Dominican-related events in the Dominican Republic and the United States.

Blogs de Provincias y Ciudades - A list of Dominican provinces and cities organized by Livio.com

Biblioteca Emilio Rodríguez Demorizi (INTEC) - This blog provides information on acquisitions, events and bibliographical news at the INTEC Library in the Dominican Republic.

Changing Perspectives - A blog dealing with Haitian-Dominican relations in the Dominican Republic and Haiti. Maintained by Babette.

100 Años de Hilma Contreras - This blog by the Department of Social Communication at the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM), is dedicated to the work of Dominican writer Hilma Contreras.

Buena Lectura - News and literary criticism of Dominican authors and others

José Acosta, Escritor - This blog includes short stories, poems and essays written by Dominican author José Acosta.

Cocina Dominicana - A bilingual website of traditional Dominican recipes by Aunt Clara.

Tertulia Dominicana Letras de la Academia - A blog from the literary circle Tertulia Literaria Letras de la Academia with information about Dominican literature, language, and culture.

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