Upcoming Publications

  • Almost Citizens: Puerto Rico, the U.S. Constitution, and Empire Sam Erman. Forthcoming from Cambridge University Press in November 2018. Almost Citizens lays out the tragic story of how the United States denied Puerto Ricans full citizenship following annexation of the island in 1898. As America became an overseas empire, a handful of remarkable Puerto Ricans debated with US legislators, presidents, judges, and others over who ... Read more