Hostos Review/ Revista Hostosiana

Hostos Review/Revista Hostosiana is the Institute’s multilingual journal devoted to showcasing and disseminating  contemporary literature by Latin American, Caribbean, U.S. Latina/o, and Ibero-American writers in Spanish, English, and other languages.


The journal was created in 2004 with the goal of sustaining a quality publishing space and to support literary creation and exchange on topics that are fundamental to contemporary culture across the Americas. Since then, the journal has been published yearly in bilingual and monolingual issues.

Recent issues have been published digitally and can be accessed by clicking on each of the cover images below. The Institute holds copies of most past issues in print. Both hardcopies of new and past issues are available for purchase and can be requested via email. For these requests of or to obtain more information on the journal, please contact the journal’s Chief Editor and Institute’s Director (

New Issues

Issue 18

Contemporary Nepantlas: Writing on Crossing Borders from the Americas

Nepantlas contemporáneos: escritura y cruce de fronteras en la literatura de las Américas

Guest Editors: Keila Vall de la Ville and Octavio Quintanilla

Issue 17

De las condiciones negras: un diálogo entre el Caribe francófono y el hispano

Des conditions noires: un dialogue entre les Caraïbes francophones et


(Black Conditions: a French-Spanish Caribbean Dialogue)


Guest Editors: Reynolds Andújar and Jean Jonassaint



Past Issues

         Issue 16

Escritura contemporánea queer en inglés y español en las Américas/

Contemporary Queer Writing in English and Spanish in the Americas

Guest Editors: Claudia Salazar Jiménez and Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes



Issue 15:

Issue 15 front and back cover

Ecos Urbanos:literatura contemporánea en español en Estados Unidos




Issue 14:

Gestures of Memory: Seven Latin American/Latina Women                                                             

Writers of Jewish Origen in the U.S.




Issue 13:

          Pulenta Pool: Peruvian Poets in the U.S. 

Issue 12:

Escritores en tránsito. Narrativa latinoamericana en los Estados Unidos


Issue 11:

Stirred Ground: Non-Fiction Writing by Contemporary Latina and Latin American Women Authors                 

Issue 10:

Vuela un cuervo sobre la luna.


Muestra de poesía española contemporánea (1959-1980)     




Issue 9:

La hipótesis trasatlántica. Número dedicado a Julio Ortega


Issue 8:

Invencible del amor a la fortaleza. Once poetas iberoamericanas en Nueva York


Issue 7:

Almalafa y caligrafía. Literatura de origen árabe en América Latina


Issue 6:

Antes y después del dinosaurio. El microrrelato en América Latina     








Issue 5:

El tambor y la palabra. Literatura dominicana contemporánea.


Issue 4:

El tiempo y las palabras. Literatura y cultura judía latinoamericana contemporánea


Issue 3:

Destellos digitales. Escritores peruanos en los Estados Unidos (1970-2005)


Issue 2:

Open/Mic: New Puerto/NuyorRican Literatures


Issue 1:

La pirámide y el signo. Literatura y cultura de México (siglos XX-XXI)