Interview with Jesús Papoleto Meléndez on April 3, 2013, Segment 7

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Meléndez shares his desire to inspire children of color to become writers through being a teacher. He also shares his experience writing in Spanish and the books he published. 


Date
April 3, 2013, Recording date
Interviewee
Jesús Papoleto Meléndez
Interviewer
Shakti Castro
Duration
11m 21.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JMel.2013.04.03.7
Related Keywords
Students, Educators, Poets, Mentors, Children
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Felipe Feliciano, Julio Almánzar
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), The Bronx (is referenced)
Related Dates
1960, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Jesús Papoleto Meléndez on April 3, 2013, Segment 7: JMel.2013.04.03.7. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 12 Aug 2020.
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