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.
February 24, 2017, Recording date
Location of interview
English-only, Bilingualism, Racism
Individuals or Organizations MentionedEscuela Libre de Musica Ernesto Ramos Antonini
Related PlacesRío Piedras
(is referenced), Puerto Rico
(is referenced), Windermere, FL
1960 – 1979, Date mentioned
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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