Interview with Conrado Hernandez on July 23 2015, Segment 1
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Hernandez discusses his early life in Puerto Rico and his introduction to religion with Jesuit education. He also discusses his education in New York City at Hunter College, when free tuition existed. He recalls winning a prize for his writings and how he met editors at El Diario La Prensa, who asked him to apply to work at the newspaper.
July 23, 2015, Recording date
Location of interview
Interview Location: 695 Park Avenue, New York, NY
Higher education, Nationalism, Political prisoners, Journalists, Students, Religion, Newspapers
Individuals or Organizations MentionedCity University of New York. Hunter College
, City University of New York. Hunter College
, Luisa Quintero
Related PlacesCenter for Puerto Rican Studies
(interview location), New York City
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Conrado Hernandez on July 23 2015, Segment 1: CHer.2015.07.23.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 24 Sep 2020.
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