The works/projects of Remembering Don Pedro since it began in July 2020. Go to the Remembering Don Pedro Submissions page to propose a new project.
Reciting Don Pedro’s 1950 Speech In Lares
Alba Delia Hernández – Video (July 24, 2020)
Artist Alba Delia Hernández recites passages from Don Pedro’s memorable speech on September 23, 1950 in Lares.
Yasmín Hernandez – Virtual Art Exhibition (Temporary, April 16 – May 16, 2021)
This virtual art exhibition featured thirteen works by Yasmín Hernández centered around Don Pedro from 1994-2020. As part of the temporary exhibition to commemorate the anniversary of Don Pedro’s transition, five events took place–four via live streaming on the internet (view them using the links below), and one in person as part of Lolita’s Bodega in Chicago.
Live Stream #1 (April 19, 2021 – 1 hour)
Live Stream #2 (April 21, 2021 – 1 hour 40 minutes)
Live Stream #3 (May 2, 2021 – 1 hour)
Live Stream #4 (May 13, 2021 – 2 hours)
Andre Lee Muñiz – Book (July/August 2022)
Vida y Hacienda is the first biography of the renowned revolutionary leader from Puerto Rico to be written in English. It offers the general history detailed in most accounts, and includes topics not commonly featured in writings on Don Pedro, especially in the English language. Such topics include his early childhood and academic accomplishments, his military studies and training in Harvard’s R.O.T.C. program, his 1936 effort to hold a constitutional convention while also on trial for seditious conspiracy, his wife Dr. Laura Meneses de Albizu Campos, and more.