Below you will find a list of ongoing digital humanities projects that come out of the Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage archives.

Do you have a project that utilizes our archives that you would like for us to include? Contact us via our contact page, Facebook, or e-mail.


Borderlands Archive Cartography

BAC consists of a digital map that displays the U.S.-Mexico border newspaper’s cartography that records geographic locations of nineteenth and mid-twentieth century periodicals.

Co-founders: Maira E. Álvarez and Sylvia A. Fernández

Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage Project Blog

This blog is dedicated to highlighting archival documents, digital humanities projects, resources, workshops, events, and news.

Project Manager: Lorena Gauthereau, Ph.D.


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Delis Negrón Digital Biography

This digital archive will contain photographs, correspondence, newspaper clipping, and postcards from the Puerto Rican newspaper editor and poets personal archive.

Student Lead: Sylvia A. Fernández

Alonso S. Perales Archive

This online archive will contain a sampling of Mexican American lawyer and LULAC co-founder, Alonso S. Perales’ photographs, LULAC documents, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and legal documents.

Project Manager: Lorena Gauthereau, Ph.D.

Intern: Theresa Mayfield

Are We Good Neighbors?

This project maps cases of discrimination against people of Mexican descent in Texas during the 1940s as documented by affidavits collected by Alonso S. Perales.

Project Manager: Lorena Gauthereau, Ph.D.

Sarabia Collection

Student Lead: Annette Zapata


Authority List

This is a comprehensive authority list that contains robust bibliographic information about US Latina/o authors and poets.

Student Lead: Isis Campos


Migration Stories

This project maps the movement of Latina/o authors across borders.

Lead: Andrés Vázquez