Historical Perspectives on Feminism and the Puerto Rican Woman

  title={Historical Perspectives on Feminism and the Puerto Rican Woman},
  author={A. Ortiz},
  journal={Journal of Women's History},
  pages={166 - 178}
  • A. Ortiz
  • Published 1989
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Women's History
  • Since the early 1970s, scholars in Puerto Rico and in the United States have been producing works that enable us today to present some insights into the history and expressions of feminism among Puerto Rican women. ' In 1972, Nancy S. Zayas and Juan Angel Silén edited an anthology entitled La Mujer en la Lucha Hoy (The Woman in Today's Struggle) that collected some of these works for the first time in Puerto Rico; in 1986, Edna Acosta-Belén edited the latest anthology of Puerto Rican feminist… CONTINUE READING
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