MultiMedia

The students in Hispanic Hartford use a variety of multimedia formats to engage in Hartford’s rich intellectual and cultural life. We map services and cultural spaces, film and record Latino leaders, blog about points of friction between different ethnicities, belief systems, and political groups, and create mini-documentaries to reflect upon issues important to our community like immigration. Click on the links below to view our work.

Interviews with Latino Leaders in Hartford

While there is evidence of Latinos in the Hartford area from as early as the 1840’s, it was in the 1950’s that Puerto Ricans first began to form a sizeable Latino community in the Hartford area. This community has grown tremendously and has become multinational, as Peruvians, Dominicans, Colombians, Mexicans, Central Americans, and other Latin …

Map of Latino Cultural Organizations

This page contains a map of Hartford’s cultural organizations in which Latinos are active as founders, employees, or patrons.

Map of Latino Services in Hartford

This page contains a map of all the locations of community agencies servicing the Latino community in Hartford. Click on the agency name to the right for a description of their services, contact information, address, and directions to their agency.

Student Blogs

This page will help you navigate the blogs of students taking the Hispanic Hartford class.

Final Projects – Spring 2008

Get the Flash Player to see this content. “Investigando el Impacto de las Redadas” is a video created by the two students highlighted in the Trinity College Reporter Get the Flash Player to see this content. Cultura como Bienes? is a video podcast completed by three students during the spring semester 2008 Hispanic Hartford class.

Final Projects – Fall 2008

These multimedia presentations are designed as public service announcements for Spanish speakers regarding issues of interest to Hartford residents. Students researched each topic, and then created informed narratives which they then integrated with interviews with community members, original photos and footage, youtube clips, and music. Simply click, listen and learn! ___________________________________ Tony and Sandra’s video …

Final Projects – Spring 2011

Team 1 – “La Cuidania Estado-Unidense ¿Legal o Cultural?” Get the Flash Player to see this content. _________________________________________________________ Team 2 – “Interfencia Cultural en Hartford” Get the Flash Player to see this content. _________________________________________________________ Team 3 – “Organizaciones Communitarias” Get the Flash Player to see this content. _________________________________________________________ Team 4 – _________________________________________________________ Team 5 – …

Final Projects – Spring 2014

  Team 1 – Integración, Separación, y Sustitución Get the Flash Player to see this content. __________________________________________________ Team 2 – El Éxito en Hartford Get the Flash Player to see this content. __________________________________________________ Team 3 – “Polysystem Theory” Aplicado a la Comunidad Latina en Hartford Get the Flash Player to see this content. __________________________________________________ Team …

Final Projects – Spring 2015

Team 1 La participacion politica de los hispanos en Hartford Este podcast investigará cómo los latinos participan o no participan en la política de Hartford. Nos enfocamos en el hecho de que entre los hispanos hay ciudadanos o no ciudadanos, porque los únicos ciudadanos por nacimiento son los puertorriqueños. Luego, para algunos inmigrantes está la …