Interview with Rodriguez Calero on Nov 16, 2015, Segment 7
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Rodriguez Calero talks about the reasons why she removed Gloria from her name. She states that she started to take the Gloria out around the year 2000 in order to avoid confusions between her name and her art. The artist asserts that she received more acceptance and less questioning from her audience and colleges.
November 16, 2015, Recording date
IntervieweeGloria "RoCa" Rodríguez Calero
InterviewerLeonela Medina Baez
Location of interview
New York, NY
Art, Artists, Identity
Related PlacesNew York City
2000, Date mentioned
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Rodriguez Calero on Nov 16, 2015, Segment 7: RoCa.2015.11.16.7. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 29 Sep 2020.
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