Poetas Pa' Vieques

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Title

Poetas Pa' Vieques

Subject

Fernández, Mariposa
Poets and performance artists (The Bronx, New York)
Vieques, Puero Rico
Puerto Rican liberation
Nuyorican Movement
Perdomo, Willie
Fernández, MelleSoul
Navaja, Flaco
Gonzalez, Raúl "Gallego"
Rosa, Claribel
Moris, Raúl "Gorras"
Meléndez, Jesús Papoleto
Rivera, Hector Luis
Welfare Poets

Description

Recording of Poetas Pa' Vieques, an event held on June 13, 2000, organized by Bronx poets Mariposa and her twin sister MelleSoul and held at Café Largo, 3387 Broadway. The event was in support of the liberation struggles of the Puerto Rican island of Vieques and featured many of the most prominent poets in the Nuyorican movement.

Creator

Fernández, Mariposa

Date

2000

Format

Archival video

Language

English
Spanish

Moving Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

VHS recording

Duration

01:02:44

Compression

MP4

Producer

Fernández, Mariposa
Fernández, MelleSoul

Citation

Fernández, Mariposa, “Poetas Pa' Vieques,” Bronx History Online, accessed May 22, 2022, https://digital.bchslibrary.org/items/show/785.

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