Interview with Juan Cartagena on July 16, 2013, Segment 3

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Cartagena discusses the history of Puerto Rican music. He shares information about his position in ASPIRA, and how he used to teach and perform music. In addition, Cartagena talks about how being involved in an organization that helps individuals in the Latino community helped him to be clear that he wanted the next generation to know about their roots and to be socially active in their communities.


Date
July 16, 2013, Recording date
Interviewee
Juan Cartagena
Interviewer
Sarah Molinari
Duration
15m 46.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JCar.2013.07.16.3
Related Keywords
Music, Activism, Community-based organizations, Community, Social justice
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
William Cepeda, Migdeli Tampor, Rafael Cortijo, ASPIRA Association
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Allentown (is referenced)
Related Dates
1950 – 1960, Date mentioned
1970 – 1980, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Juan Cartagena on July 16, 2013, Segment 3: JCar.2013.07.16.3. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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