Statement by Piri Thomas to be read at Community School Board Meeting

Elba Cabrera Papers, 1924-2015

Piri Thomas speaking about his memoir Down These Mean Streets, and how his experiences influenced his life and his memoir. He explains why the book should not be censored for teens, as he feels his memoir can deter young people from making the same mistakes that he made in his youth.


Date
April 6, 1971, Date accepted
Creator
Elba Cabrera
Language
English
Document Type
Document: manuscripts
Identifier
ElCa_b09_f_0004_pg01
Related Keywords
Authors, Community, Books, Poets
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Piri Thomas
Citation
Elba Cabrera Papers, 1924-2015. Statement by Piri Thomas to be read at Community School Board Meeting: ElCa_b09_f_0004_pg01. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 18 Oct 2019.
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