Interview with Jesús Papoleto Meléndez on April 3, 2013, Segment 5
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Meléndez shares stories about the Puerto Rican writers, artist, actors and painters of New York. He also explains the way in which they see each other's identities as Nuyorican. In addition, he reflects on the poetry and identification movements that embraced him to represent the Puerto Rican community.
April 3, 2013, Recording date
IntervieweeJesús Papoleto Meléndez
Location of interview
Center for Puerto Rican Studies
Poetry, Poets, Community, Artists, Identity, Actors, Authors
Individuals or Organizations MentionedJennifer Lopez
Related PlacesCenter for Puerto Rican Studies
(interview location), Puerto Rico
(is referenced), New York City
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Jesús Papoleto Meléndez on April 3, 2013, Segment 5: JMel.2013.04.03.5. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Sep 2019.
Copyright to this resource is held by the Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archives and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be downloaded, reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archives. Any attempt to circumvent the access controls place on this file is a violation of United States and international copyright laws, and is subject to criminal prosecution.
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library and Archives