Interview with Georgina Falú on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 23

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Dr. Falú describes her encounter with late president Nelson Mandela during a trip she made to South Africa. She recalls this moment as one of the most significant of her life due to the importance that Mandela has to the African and world history. She emphasizes the significance that Mandela gave to the work that was being done outside Africa, especially by the descendants of enslaved Africans.


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.2015.06.09.23
Related Keywords
Black history, Diaspora, Identity, Leaders, Politicians
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Georgina Falú on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 23: GFal.2015.06.09.23. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 19 Oct 2019.
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