University of Maryland Libraries Digital Collections

Recording of Katherine Anne Porter speaking at the Hotel Del Prado, Cuarto 770, Mexico City, Mexico, November 27, 1964

1964-11-271:31:44 hh:mm:ssJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Click here to play
Alternate title:"The Mexico I Knew," Miss Katherine Anne Porter at the Hotel Del Prado Cuarto 770
Summary:Recording of Katherine Anne Porter speaking at the Hotel Del Prado Cuarto 770, Mexico City, Mexico, November 27, 1964. Porter 's remarks include discussion of government and the arts as well as her life before coming to Mexico in 1920. She speaks briefly about her first visit to Mexico before turning to a discussion of her work on the exhibit of Mexican popular arts and crafts that was exhibited in Los Angeles in 1922 , for which she wrote the monograph. She asserts that it was reconstituted and shown in an international exposition in Paris in 1952.
Contributor:Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United Mexican States
ArchivesUM location:Katherine Anne Porter papers
  • accession 66-5
Repository:Literary Manuscripts
Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Copyright holder:Possibly U.S. State Department
Collection:Digital Collections
Collection may be protected under Title 17 of the U.S. Copyright Law. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the University of Maryland Libraries at http://www.lib.umd.edu/special/contact/home.