Interview with Georgina Falú on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 41

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Dr. Falú talks about the process that led her to become the first dean of the University of Puerto Rico. She asserts that appointment responded to her hard work and was backed-up by the majority of her colleagues, however, she also remembers opposition even from another Afro-Puerto Rican. She argues that the objections responded to both racial and gender discrimination.


Date
June 9, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Georgina Falú
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
3h 29m 38.0s
Location of interview

New York City

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
GFal.2015.06.09.41
Related Keywords
Discrimination, Education, Women
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
University of Puerto Rico (Rio Piedras Campus)
Related Places
New York City (interview location), Río Piedras (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Georgina Falú on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 41: GFal.2015.06.09.41. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 13 Dec 2019.
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