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Kristy la rAt interview part 1, 2019-06-23

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Identifier: dcpl_dcohc016_04_1

Scope and Contents

In this interview, Kristy Chavez-Fernandez, known professionally as Kristy la rAt, discusses music, family and community memories growing up in the D.C. metro area with strong ties to her family in Lima, Peru and New York. Her work in activism, education and culture, with relationships at the core, led to co-founding Anthology of Booty and throwing intentional parties in D.C. with her best friends.

Dates

  • Creation: 2019-06-23

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Biographical / Historical

Kristy Chavez-Fernandez aka Kristy la rAt is a cultural activist, artist and organizer and has come of age with her blood and chosen family in the DC area as a community-engaged educator and researcher.

Extent

From the Collection: 855 Gigabytes

Repository Details

Part of the The People's Archive, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library Repository

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