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.


Date
March 28, 2017, Recording date
Interviewee
Louie Ortiz-Fonseca
Interviewer
Andrew Viñales
Duration
21m 37.0s
Location of interview

The Center for Puerto Rican Studies, New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
LOF.2017.02.10.1
Related Keywords
LGBT, Afro-Latino experience, Drugs, HIV / AIDS
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
ACT UP, ACT UP
Related Places
Spring Garden (is referenced)
Related Dates
1977 – 1990, Date mentioned
Citation
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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Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Repository
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