DARE Interview : New York City, New York; Primary Informant NY242

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • NY242: Black; male; age: 54 (middle-aged); community type: urban
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY242 (3:05)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1196-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Childhood, teenage years in Bronx
  • 05:30 High school sports, childhood games
  • 07:50 Slang expressions
  • 11:15 Contemporary music, jazz
  • 12:50 High school, racial discrimination
  • 19:30 Bronx in the past
  • 21:30 Personal opinions about working, memory
  • 22:35 High school fights about race
  • 23:45 Grade school teacher
  • 25:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 28:30 Family history
  • 29:25 Personal opinions about working, life
  • 30:45 Writing, author, books
  • 33:55 Contemporary theater
  • 37:25 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1196-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Black theater
  • 02:10 Writing drama; play; theater
  • 06:15 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Goldberg, David
Date
  • 1970
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
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