Interview with Jeffrey Tapia, November 30, 2021

Collection: Latinx Georgia Oral History

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Description

Jeffrey Tapia is the former Executive Director of the Latin American Association (LAA) as well as the former Director of Hispanic Services at Catholic Social Services. Tapia has dedicated her life to serving the Latino community through outreach. In this interview, Tapia details the work that she has done with the Latino community from working with migrant workers to translating for National Geographic in Nicaragua. She goes on to describe her time at Catholic Social Services and the LAA. Tapia also discusses issues related to anti-immigrant sentiment, education discrimination, and labor abuse.

This interview was recorded remotely.

Date

2021-11-30

Identifier

RBRL487LGOH-003

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Duration

100 minutes



Citation

Jeffrey Tapia and Iliana Yamileth Rodriguez, “Interview with Jeffrey Tapia, November 30, 2021,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed April 16, 2024, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL487LGOH/RBRL487LGOH-003.

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