Carlos Chavarria Most Important Things to Know about Congo in Portobelo

Interviewee: Carlos Chavarría
Excerpt Description: In this excerpt, Chavarría responds to the question, "One hundred years in the future when scholars are studying the Congo tradition in Portobelo, what are the most important things that they should know?"
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Interviewer: Renee Alexander Craft
Secondary Interviewer: n/a
Date of Interview: Jul-13
Interview Location: On the front porch of his family home in Portobelo, Panama
Interview Transcribed By: Gustavo Esquina
English Translation By: Oronike Odeleye
Ethnoracial Identity Discussed: Afro-Colonial, Afrodescendiente
Cultural Identity: Congo
Location Mentioned: Portobelo, Panama
Congo Spaces:
Congo Characters: N/A
Congo Tradition Mentioned: Congo culture, Continuity and change
Cultural Organization: Congos
Themes Mentioned: Congo tradition, Cultural continuity
Cultural Festivals: N/A
People Mentioned: N/A
Time Period Mentioned: Future
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Photo by: Renee Alexander Craft