The Start of the Dominican Migration to New York: FI2W’s Diego Graglia on WNYC, New York Public Radio
There are so many Dominicans in New York today that the city is sometimes called the thirty-second province of the Dominican Republic.
Feet in Two Worlds journalist Diego Graglia reports on the roots of the city’s Dominican community—how they got here, how political activism shaped their early arrival, and how they have preserved what one person in Diego’s story calls their community’s “Dominicanness.”
Diego’s story, “Feet in Two Worlds: Dominicans in Manhattan,” aired on November 5, 2007, during All Things Considered on WNYC, New York Public Radio. You can listen to it online on the WNYC website or you can press play below.