Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 21, 2015, Segment 13
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Sanchez describes the painting “Para Filiberto” based on the Puerto Rican activist Filiberto Ojeda Rios. Ojeda Rios was the leader of an underground movement called “Los Macheteros”, which advocated for the independence of Puerto Rico. Sanchez explains that the composition represents the assassination of the activist and the elements that surrounded his movement.
December 21, 2015, Recording date
InterviewerLeonela Medina Baez
Location of interview
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, New York, NY
Individuals or Organizations MentionedFiliberto Ojeda Rios
Related PlacesCenter for Puerto Rican Studies
(interview location), Puerto Rico
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 21, 2015, Segment 13: JSan.2015.12.21.13. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 25 Jan 2021.
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