Interview Archive

Response paper on an interview


  1. Select, watch, listen or read ONE interview (from the selection below) with a Latinx artist.
  2. Write a two-page (600 words approximately) response paper using the following format

a. Paragraph 1: Introduce the person interviewed. Explain how the person is presented by the interviewer and summarize the main points discussed in the conversation.

b. Paragraphs 2 and 3: Choose and analyze two relevant excerpts from the interview. Explain them in your own words. Why do you think these sections are important? How and why they resonate with you? Do you agree with the opinions expressed? Do you disagree? Why?

C. Paragraph 4: Conclusion: Re-state the main themes and intentions behind the interview. How it allows you to understand better the person’s work and worldviews? Would you recommend the interview? Why? To whom?

(Word Document Preferably/Double Space/ Times New Roman/ Font size: 12)

.Gloria Anzaldúa, Poetry Center

.Interview with Subcomandante Marcos of the EZLN

.Defying the Borders of Latinidad, A conversation with Dr. Lorgia García Peña   on the rise of Ethnic Studies

.CRES Talks: Josefina Baez 

.Naomi Klein, on Disaster Capitalism & the Fight for Puerto Rico’s Future

.Lemon,  Interview with Lemon Andersen

.Flaco Navaja Open: Interview with Artist Flaco Navaja

.Mayda del Valle, “A South Side Girl’s Guide To Love”

.Denice Frohman, An Interview with Denise Frohman

.Juan Flores, A Conversation with Juan Flores