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    Education

    • Ph.D. from Florida State University (1973)

    Selected Publications

    Books

    • José San Martin: Latin America's Quiet Hero. Brookfield: the Millbrook Press, 1994.
    • Los Abuelos: Historia Oral Cubana. Miami: Ediciones Universal, 1988.
    • With Martin Favata. Edición Crítica de La Relación o Naufragios de Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca. Potomac: Scripta Humanistica, 1986.
    • With Roberto Fernández. Incice bibliográfico de autores cubanos: Diáspora, 1959-1979. Miami: Ediciones Universal, 1983.
    • With Nasario García. Nuevos Horizontes: Cuentes chicanos. Puertoriqueños y cubanos. Boston: D.C. Health and Co., 1982.
    • Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca: The Forgotten Chronicler. Miami: Ediciones Universal, 1975.

    Articles/Essays

    • With Shannon Moore-Ross, "The Inca Garcilaso de la Vega and The Magic Kingdom of La Florida." South Eastern Latin Americanist 45, 2001, 40-47.
    • With Shannon Moore-Ross. "A Portrait of the Spanish Conquistador in La Florida del Inca." Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage Vol. 3. Houston: University of Houston Arte Público Press, 2000, 189-202.
    • With Shannon Moore-Ross. "The Indian in La Florida del Inca: Historical Truth or Consequences of Mestizaje." SECOLAS ANNALS 32, 2000.
    • "The Cubans of Dade County." Proceedings of the Humanities in the Threshold of the 21st Century. Izhevsk, Russia, 1999, 64-71.
    • "Teaching Hispanic Literature of the United States." Hispania 67, 1986, 395-399.
    • "Gallego: Novela de la inmigración." Critica Hispánica 7, 1985, 35-42.
    • "Celedonio Gonzalez: El cronista del diáspora." Folio 16, 1984, 50-57.
    • "Visión del indio floridiano en La Florida del Inca." América Indigena 44, 1984, 703-711.
    • "Don José de Ezpeleta: El héroe Navarro de la Florida Occidental.  Journal of Basque Studies 4, 1983, 19-28.
    • "Visión del paisaje Americano en La Florida del Inca." Cuadernos de ALDEEU. Madrid: ALDEEU, 1983, 227-236.
    • "Entrevista con Jose Luis González." Revista Chicano Riqueña 9, 1981, 47-57.
    • "Los primos: Retrato del cubano en los Estados Unidos." Chiricu 2, 1981, 69-77.
    • "Conversation with Enrique Labrador Ruiz." Latin American Literary Review 8, 1980, 266-272.
    • "El Inca Garcilaso de le Vega: Pionero de nuestra Literatura." Revista Universitaria de Letras 25, 1979, 96-103.
    • "Narrative cubana de la afirmación y del exilio: La revolución sí tiene quien la escriba." Proceedings of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Rocky Mountain Council of Latin American Studies, 1978, 186-193.
    • "Salient Themes in the Cuban American Narrative." Chasqui 6, 1977, 76-83.
    • "Entrevista con Agustin Acosta: Poeta Nacional de Cuba." Revista Caribe 7, 1976, 85-89.
    • "Opposing Views of La Florida by Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca and El Inca Garcilaso de la Vega." The Florida Historical Quarterly 54, 1976, 170-180.
    • With Jerrell Shofner, "Martyrs All: The Hero of Key West and The Inocentes." in Tequesta 33, 1973, 31-39.

    Book Sections/Chapters

    • "The Cuban-American Child and Parent: A Historical Overview and Perspective." Cultural and Linguistic Diversity in American Schools. Titusville: Intracoastal Publishing, 1995.
    • "Hispanic Literature: The Colonial Period." Recovering the US Roots of Hispanic Literary Heritage. Houston: Arte Publico Press, 1993, 253-264.
    • With Jennifer Zimnoch. "On the Periphery: Paraguay and Uruguay." United States Latin American Relations 1850-1903. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1999.
    • With Jerrell Shofner, "Kidnapping of Freedmen from the United States for the Cuban Slave Trade." Homenaje a Lydia Cabrera. Miami: Ediciones Universal, 1977, 285-292.