Interview with Louie Ortiz-Fonseca on February 10, 2017, Segment 1
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Ortiz-Fonseca talks about his early life in North Philadelphia, at the height of the crack and HIV epidemics. He discusses his relationship with his parents, knowing he was gay. He also shares his experience in school and eventually dropping out.
March 28, 2017, Recording date
Location of interview
The Center for Puerto Rican Studies, New York, NY
LGBT, Afro-Latino experience, Drugs, HIV / AIDS
Individuals or Organizations MentionedACT UP
, ACT UP
Related PlacesSpring Garden
1977 – 1990, Date mentioned
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Louie Ortiz-Fonseca on February 10, 2017, Segment 1: LOF.2017.02.10.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 21 Sep 2019.
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