Interview with Luis Garden Acosta on May 15, 2015, Segment 19

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Volume 19 of the Oral History Project with Luis Garden Acosta is about the youth at El Puente and their involvement with the arts. Garden Acosta says that everyone at El Puente is involved in the arts. He shares with us that Frances Lucerna, Executive Director at El Puente, has the goal for young people to have a love affair with their own soul, through the various art mediums available at El Puente. Garden Acosta identifies some of the art forms present at El Puente as: Spoken Word; Painting; Mural Painting; Theater; Dance, Media and Photography.


Date
May 15, 2015, Recording date
Creator
Luis Garden Acosta
Interviewee
Luis Garden Acosta
Interviewer
Gisely Colon Lopez
Duration
2h 3m 46.0s
Location of interview

El Puente, 211 S 4th street, Brooklyn, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
LGA.2015.05.15.19
Related Keywords
Activism, Art, Community, Education, Teenagers
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
El Puente Academy for Peace and Justice, Frances Lucerna
Related Places
Brooklyn (interview location)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Luis Garden Acosta on May 15, 2015, Segment 19: LGA.2015.05.15.19. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 24 Sep 2019.
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