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.
April 6, 1971, Date accepted
Authors, Community, Books, Poets
Individuals or Organizations MentionedPiri Thomas
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.
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
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