Lourdes Dávila

Lourdes Dávila

Lourdes Dávila was born and raised in Puerto Rico, has a PhD from Harvard University, and is Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at New York University, where she directs the online journal Esferas. She writes about the intersection of movement and image with literature.

Articles by this author

"This is not the time to invoke the false rights inherent in second-degree citizenship," the statement declares, "but to claim the right of every human being to life." (Photo: The National Guard/flickr/cc) Views
Saturday, September 30, 2017
The Cruelest Storm: 200+ Academics Speak Out for Puerto Rico
CD Editor's note: The following statement—signed by over two hundred scholars, writers, professors, and experts with close personal and/or academic ties to the island—comes amid the growing humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico following the destruction left by Hurricane Maria earlier this month. The...
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