Correspondence to New York Senators from Pepón Osorio
Robert Garcia Papers, 1976-1994
Correspondence to New York Senators from Pepon Osorio, opposing the National Endowment for the Arts funding removal by the New York State Senate regarding racially charged accusations of "obscene" art. Pepón Osorio is a Latino artist from the South Bronx who was heavily affected by racism, discrimination, and the government's ignorance of people suffering from AIDS in his neighborhood.
September 11, 1989, Date accepted
Pepón Osorio's home
Artists, Discrimination, HIV / AIDS, Neighborhoods
Individuals or Organizations MentionedPepon Osorio
, Jesse Helms
Related PlacesSouth Bronx
Robert Garcia Papers, 1976-1994. Correspondence to New York Senators from Pepón Osorio: RoGa_b33_f15_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 15 Aug 2020.
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