Archives of American Art

Oral history interview with Yolanda M. López

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.lopez20
Creators:
López, Yolanda M.
González, Jennifer, 1965-
Dates:
2019 Dec.7-2020 Mar. 24
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
10 Items
sound files (7 hrs., 45 min.) Audio
digital, wav
134 Pages
Transcript.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview with Yolanda M. López conducted 2019 December 7- 2020 March 24, by Jennifer González, at López's home in San Francisco, California.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Interviewee Yolanda M. López (1942- ) is a political activist and artist in San Francisco, Calif. She is a prominent artist in the Chicano art movement. Interviewer Jennifer González (1965- ) is a professor of History of Art and Visual Culture at the University of California Santa Cruz.

Administration
Sponsor
This interview received Federal support from the Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
This interview is open for research. Contact Reference Services for more information.
System Details
Recorded on Tascam DR-100MKII 0222721

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Chicano movement Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Women educators Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Political activists -- California -- San Francisco Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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