Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 14, 2015, Segment 10

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Diaz narrates the challenges he encountered at Temple Law School such as racism, institutional neglect, and the difficulties he had with the discipline of law. His friendship with Carl Singley, his relation with Black law students and the unity they found to create the Black Students Association.


Date
October 14, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Nelson Diaz
Interviewer
Julio Ortiz-Luquis
Duration
9m 41.0s
Location of interview

695 Park Ave., New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
NDia.2015.10.14.10
Related Keywords
Racism, Law, Higher education, Poverty
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Carl Singley, Marvin Wackman, Juan Ramos, Juan González, Pablo "Yoruba" Guzman, Gualberto Medina, Richard Montano, Mari Carmen Aponte, Jose Laboy, José López, Rudy Arson, Black Student Union, Young Lords, Temple University, Organization Of American States, Veterans Association of America, Inc.
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Philadelphia (is referenced), Harlem (is referenced), Camden, NJ (is referenced), El Salvador (is referenced), New York City (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 14, 2015, Segment 10: NDia.2015.10.14.10. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 19 Oct 2019.
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Rights Holder
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Repository
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