Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 14, 2015, Segment 1, Part 3

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Sanchez describes his audiovisual piece “Boricua Streaming”, which is a 6 minutes video that combines images of historic events and social movements, music, and audio of political speeches. Icons such as Pedro Albizu Campos, Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X, and Mahatma Gandhi are portrayed in this piece. The video also includes photographs of Sanchez’s family and pieces of art that he previously created. Sanchez asserts that “Boricua Streaming” addresses issues of identity and stereotypes that have been created around certain ethic and racial groups. He concludes by explaining the kind of experience that this piece intended to create on the viewer.


Date
December 14, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Juan Sanchez
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
18.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies, New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JSan.2015.12.14.1.3
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Pedro Albizu Campos, Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, Mahatma Ghandi, Ray Barretto, Eddie Palmieri
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), New York City (is referenced), Puerto Rico (is referenced)
Related Dates
1960s, Date mentioned
Related Items
Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 14, 2015, Segment 1, Part 1
Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 14, 2015, Segment 1, Part 2
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Juan Sanchez on Dec 14, 2015, Segment 1, Part 3: JSan.2015.12.14.1.3. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 18 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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