Interview with Rodriguez Calero on Nov 16, 2015, Segment 6, Part 2

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Rodriguez Calero talks about the reasons why she removed Gloria from her name. She states that she started to take the Gloria out around the year 2000 in order to avoid confusions between her name and her art. The artist asserts that she received more acceptance and less questioning from her audience and colleges.


Date
November 16, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Gloria "RoCa" Rodríguez Calero
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
5m 50.0s
Location of interview

New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
RoCa.2015.11.16.6.2
Related Keywords
Art, Artists, Identity
Related Places
New York City (interview location)
Related Dates
2000, Date mentioned
Related Items
Interview with Rodriguez Calero on Nov 16, 2015, Segment 6, Part 1
Interview with Rodriguez Calero on Nov 16, 2015, Segment 6, Part 3
Interview with Rodriguez Calero on Nov 16, 2015, Segment 6, Part 4
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Rodriguez Calero on Nov 16, 2015, Segment 6, Part 2: RoCa.2015.11.16.6.2. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 18 Sep 2019.
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