Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 10

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Méndez talks about his experience with Puerto Rican history while growing up. He asserts that he was mostly exposed to negative aspects of the community which motivated him to research and to create his own knowledge. Through his collections he wants to step out of the Eurocentric approach of history.


Date
December 9, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
José Rafael Méndez
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
4m 24.0s
Location of interview

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

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JRM.2016.12.09.10
Related Keywords
Diaspora, Community
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Rita Moreno
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 10: JRM.2016.12.09.10. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 30 Nov 2020.
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Repository
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