Interview with Georgina Falú on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 15, Part 1

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Dr. Falú discusses the process of shifting her professional career centered in business and accounting towards the research, documentation and dissemination of Afro-Latinidad. She asserts that that changed occurred when she migrated to the United States and she studied the work of African scholars, such as Dr. Ben, which wake-up her curiosity for the topic. The study of African history and heritage also influenced her approach at the Falú Foundation where these topics were included in their educational programs.


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.2015.06.09.15.1
Related Keywords
Afro-Latino experience, Black history, Careers, Education, Identity, Migration
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Georgina Falú on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 15, Part 1: GFal.2015.06.09.15.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Sep 2019.
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