Professor Ameal Pérez publishes his first book: EN BABIA de José Isaac de Diego Padró. Una novela total | The UMass Amherst Spanish & Portuguese Program Newsletter | Scoop.it

Professor Ameal-Perez's first book, En Babia de José Isaac de Diego Padró. Una novela total, examines the classical novel of the Puerto Rican author. In his essay, Ameal-Perez argues that Padró's text is the first Puerto Rican novel on immigration written in the United States. The book is published by Peter Lang as part of the Caribbean Studies series.