Interview with Eva De la O on October 08, 2015, Segment 5, Part 2

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

De la O describes how East Harlem/El Barrio was while she was growing up. She talks in detail about the sense of community that prevailed in El Barrio. De la O moves on to talk about the cultural conflicts that she encountered at school where some teachers depicted the Puerto Rican culture as inferior.


Date
October 8, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Eva De la O
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
5m 50.0s
Location of interview

Interview Location: New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
EDO.2015.10.08.5.2
Related Keywords
Families, Community, Identity, Diaspora, Discrimination
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education, Club Manateno, Club Obrero Español, Ballet Hispánico, Teatro Latino, Saint Cecilia Roman Catholic Church, Nitza Tufiño, Vito Marcantonio, Tina Ramirez, Coco Ramirez
Related Places
New York City (interview location), El Barrio (is referenced)
Related Dates
1940s, Date mentioned
1950s, Date mentioned
Related Items
Interview with Eva De la O on October 08, 2015, Segment 5, Part 4
Interview with Eva De la O on October 08, 2015, Segment 5, Part 3
Interview with Eva De la O on October 08, 2015, Segment 5, Part 1
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Eva De la O on October 08, 2015, Segment 5, Part 2: EDO.2015.10.08.5.2. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 15 Sep 2019.
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