Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 21, 2015, Segment 1, Part 3

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Sanchez discusses his encounters with the poets of the Nuyorican Movement. All began when he was an art student at Cooper Union where he assisted to a poetry reading and was introduced to Luis Reyes Rivera, Miguel Pinero and Pedro Pietri. Sanchez asserts that he identified with the movement because it reflected his own experiences. He continues talking about his introduction to El Museo del Barrio and to Taller Boricua and the influence that these organizations had on his art.


Date
December 21, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Juan Sanchez
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
32.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies, New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JSan.2015.12.21.1.3
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Louis Reyes Rivera, Miguel Pinero, Pedro Pietri, Sandra María Esteves, Jose Angel Figueroa, Tato Laviera, Miguel Algarín, Felipe Luciano, Iris Morales, Jorge Soto Sánchez, Marcos Dimas, Fernando Salicrup, Gilbert Hernandez, Rafael Morales, Ray Barretto, Eddie Palmieri, Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, Young Lords, El Museo del Barrio, Taller Boricua, Nuyorican Poets Café, City University of New York. Brooklyn College, El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), New York City (is referenced), Puerto Rico (is referenced)
Related Dates
1970s, Date mentioned
Related Items
Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 21, 2015, Segment 1, Part 1
Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 21, 2015, Segment 1, Part 2
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 21, 2015, Segment 1, Part 3: JSan.2015.12.21.1.3. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 18 Sep 2019.
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