Raíces Branch of Community History

Raíces Roots Music Series: Women in Culture Collection

Oral History Interview Library

About the Project

This round robin interview collection was the pilot collaborative digital media project generated by the participants of the 2020 Gender and Folkloric Expression of Latin America and the Caribbean incubation project. 

Learn more about the artists featured here on the Raíces Cultural Arts Collective artist profiles. 


Sarah Town

September 13, 2020

Interview by Nancy Friedman

Jana Burton

October 11, 2020

Interview by Melanie Maldonato

Melanie Maldonado

November 12, 2020

Interview by Yvette Martínez

Yvette Martínez

November 15, 2020

Interview by Elizabeth Sayre

Elizabeth Sayre

December 10, 2020

Interview by Sarah Town

Nancy Friedman

December 28, 2020

Interview by Yvette Martínez

Amikyaela Gaston

April 17, 2023

Interview by Nicole Wines

Project Support

This project is supported by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this website or in our programs do not necessarily represent those of the NEH or the New Jersey Council for the Humanities.