Interview with Miriam Gomes.
Summary: Interview with Miriam Gomes, conducted by Claudia Briones as a part of the 6th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, celebrated in June of 2007 in Buenos Aires, Argentina under the title CORPOLÍTICAS en las Américas: Formaciones de Raza, Clase y Género / Body Politics in the Americas: Formations of Race, Class and Gender (http://hemi.nyu.edu/eng/seminar/2007/index.html). Miriam Gomes belongs to the Cape Verdean community, an African-descended community that has been in Argentina for over a hundred years. She takes part in different organizations for the defense and diffusion of African cultural values and is the Vice President of the Cape Verde Society in Argentina.
Credits: Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, producer ; Centro Cultural Recoleta, producer ; Gray Wetzler, videographer.
Credits: Miriam Gomes, interviewee ; Claudia Briones, interviewer.