Interview with Carmen Hernandez de Armas on March 4, 2014, Segment 5

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Hernandez de Armas discusses her life as a lesbian and reverend in the Bronx, including officiating a gay wedding, and receiving more acceptance as part of a Latina lesbian couple in the world. She also pushes for Bronx politicians to advocate for progressive policies and to work with activists to take care of the communities.


Date
March 4, 2014, Recording date
Interviewee
Carmen Hernandez de Armas
Interviewer
Cynthia Tobar
Duration
11m 20.0s
Location of interview

The Bronx, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
CHA.2014.03.03.5
Related Keywords
LGBT, Religion, Marriage, Education
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Daniel Dromm, Pedro Julio Serrano, Sonia Sotomayor, Charles Rice-Gonzalez
Related Places
The Bronx (interview location), Queens (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Carmen Hernandez de Armas on March 4, 2014, Segment 5: CHA.2014.03.03.5. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 20 Sep 2019.
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