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Lideres Latinos Oral History Project: Interview with Jesse Bethke Gomez
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Jesse Bethke Gomez was born in Robbinsdale, Minnesota and grew up in Brooklyn Park and in New Hope. Gomez attended the University of Minnesota majoring in sociology of law and Chicano Studies. He continued school at Metropolitan State University for his master's in management administration. Gomez is the executive director of the Chicanos Latinos Unidos En Servicio (CLUES). SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Family background; immigration of parents; passion for music and arts; El Instituto de Arte y Cultura; Human Rights Act for Minnesota; farm work; population of Latino community in Minnesota; experiencing European and Latino cultures as a child; dance groups; having faith; education; non-profit organizations; CLUES; Consulate of Mexico in Chicago; English as a Second Language (ESL); budget; focus groups; and Lake Street.
Quantity 1 digital file
30 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Measurements 01:41:26 running time
Creation Interviewer: Duarte, Lorena
Narrator: Gomez, Jesse Bethke
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Hispanic Americans
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 07/19/2010
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH135
Accession Number AV2011.2.15
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Lideres Latinos Oral History Project'