Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 11

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Méndez explains why he considers himself more a protector than a collector of Puerto Rican history. He asserts that Puerto Ricans need to control the narrative of their own stories in order to avoid external distortions.


Date
December 9, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
José Rafael Méndez
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
2m 2.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Hunter College, CUNY, New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JRM.2016.12.09.11
Related Keywords
Research, Diaspora, Community
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 11: JRM.2016.12.09.11. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 21 Oct 2020.
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Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Repository
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