Interview with Dennis Freytes on February 24, 2017, Segment 3

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Freytes talks about his return to Puerto Rico, influenced by the racism he faced for his beginner-level English-language abilities in school. He declares that he hates labels, and how limiting and discouraging they can be.


Date
February 24, 2017, Recording date
Interviewee
Dennis Freytes
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
1m 25.0s
Location of interview

Windermere, Florida

Language
English, Spanish
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
DFre.2017.02.24.3
Related Keywords
English-only, Bilingualism, Racism
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Escuela Libre de Musica Ernesto Ramos Antonini
Related Places
Río Piedras (is referenced), Puerto Rico (is referenced), Windermere, FL (interview location)
Related Dates
1960 – 1979, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Dennis Freytes on February 24, 2017, Segment 3: DFre.2017.02.24.3. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 15 Oct 2019.
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Repository
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