WGBH Openvault

La Plaza; Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Davíd Carrasco

APT Master Conversations with Ilan Stavans Davíd Carrasco closed captioned APT version


License Clip

More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email archive_requests@wgbh.org.

Undigitized item: Request Digitization

Untranscribed item: Request Transcription

Series
La Plaza
Program
Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Davíd Carrasco
Program Number

LP 206

Series Description

Premiered January 10, 1979- Officially La Plaza as a separate series title ended after season 28 (2006). It was replaced by the interview series: Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One which premiered in 2007.

Producer Raquel Ortiz anticipates that the bilingual series will serve as a plaza for the entire local Latino community. Ortiz also served as the host during the first season along with guest hosts. The program format varied from week to week, between musical specials, documentaries, in-studio debates, both locally produced and acquired. Spanish language programs were subtitled in English and English language programs were captioned in Spanish.

See January 1979 Prime Time Program Guide for cover story. Series release date: 1/10/1979

Program Description

Carrasco, editor-in-chief of The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican Cultures and Harvard Divinity School faculty member, discusses Mesoamerican religions.

David Carrasco is a world-renowned scholar of Mesoamerican religions. His most recent project has been as editor-in-chief of “The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican Cultures." He ha srecently joined the faculty of the Harvard Divinity School to continue his research in the contemporary and historical study of religions.

Duration

00:26:37

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Creators
Ortiz, Raquel (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “La Plaza; Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Davíd Carrasco,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_82F8CD9D6F774E51B0F26C9E32C8D18F.
MLA: “La Plaza; Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Davíd Carrasco.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_82F8CD9D6F774E51B0F26C9E32C8D18F>.
APA: La Plaza; Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Davíd Carrasco. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_82F8CD9D6F774E51B0F26C9E32C8D18F
If you have more information about this item, we want to know! Please contact us, including the URL.