TITLE

The true tesoras of The Cuban Literacy Campaign: A conversation with Maestra director, Catherine Murphy

AUTHOR(S)
MYERS, MEGAN JEANETTE
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Afro-Hispanic Review;Spring2014, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p183
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
This article presents an interview with Catherine Murphy, director of the documentary film "Maestra." She comments on the subject of her film, which focuses on the Cuban Literacy Campaign of 1961, during which young volunteers, many of them women, taught reading and writing in rural communities. She also emphasizes the importance of the relationship between volunteering and education.
ACCESSION #
110207962

 

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