Dylcia Pagan Interview One, Tape 1, Side A

CENTRO: Centro Oral History Project (COHP) / Latino Educational Media Center (LEMC), 2003-2008

Pagan speaks about her early life, growing up in the Bronx in the late 1940s, her time as a children's television performer (ages 5-12), and the death of her parents. She also discusses her time as a student at Brooklyn College, where she helped to found the Puerto Rican Student Union. She goes on to talk about how she became a television producer for a series of programs that promoted the representation of Puerto Ricans in the media.


Date
March 28, 2007, Recording date
Interviewee
Dylcia Pagan
Interviewer
Lillian Jiménez
Duration
46m 24.0s
Language
English, Spanish
Object Type
Sound
Identifier
COHP.DPag.2007.03.28.1a
Related Keywords
Church, Performers, Neighborhoods, Education, Poverty
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Tomas Alberto Pagan, Benjamin Torres, Herman Badillo, Victor Alizea, Frank Estrada, Ramon Velez, Bob De Leon, Carlos Aponte, Josephine Nieves, Joe Morales, Eddie Vasquez, City University of New York. Brooklyn College, Lincoln Hospital, Los Hijos de Yauco, City University of New York. Hunter College, Museo de Arte de Ponce, Nabisco, National Broadcasting Company, Archdiocese of New York, Boricua College, MCDA, City University of New York. City College, City University of New York. Lehman College, Manhattan College, Young Lords, Rutgers University
Related Places
The Bronx (is referenced), Manhattan (is referenced), Brooklyn (is referenced), El Barrio (is referenced), Yauco, PR (is referenced), Ponce, PR (is referenced), Guánica, PR (is referenced)
Related Dates
1940s, Date mentioned
Related Items
Dylcia Pagan Interview Two, Tape 1, Side B
Dylcia Pagan Interview Three, Tape 2, Side A
Citation
CENTRO: Centro Oral History Project (COHP) / Latino Educational Media Center (LEMC), 2003-2008. Dylcia Pagan Interview One, Tape 1, Side A: COHP.DPag.2007.03.28.1a. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 23 Oct 2019.
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