Program for day-long conference held at Hostos Community College on Dominican Republic Poet Laureate Pedro Mir, Bronx, N.Y., 1992.
Dominican poet and writer Pedro Mir (1913-2000) began publishing poetry in Dominican newspapers in the 1930s. In 1984, Mir was named Poet Laureate of the Dominican Republic by the Dominican Congress, awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters from Hunter College (CUNY), and in 1993 was awarded the Dominican National Literature Award for lifetime achievement.
February 29 1992
Dominican Studies Institute, New York (N.Y.). Anthony Stevens-Acevedo Papers, 1941-1999. Box 2, Folder 5.
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Ventana al Pasado/Window on the Past