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Oral history interview with Deborah E. Roberts, 2022 January 1314

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Roberts, Deborah E., 1962-  Search this
Riley, Cheryl R., 1952-  Search this
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2 Items, audiovisual files (3 hrs., 45 min.), digital, mp4
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This interview is open for research. Contact Reference Services for more information.
An interview with Deborah E. Roberts conducted 2022 January 1314, by Cheryl R. Riley for the Archives of American Art, at Roberts's home in Austin, Texas.­
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Deborah E. Roberts, 2022 January 1314. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding for this interview was provided by the Alice L. Walton Foundation.
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Biography Note:
Deborah E. Roberts (1961- ) is an artist based in Austin, Texas known for her mixed media collages that examine beauty standards, cultural conditioning, social norms, and the experiences of being Black and a woman in the United States.
Language Note:
English .
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
African American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
African American  Search this
Women  Search this
Record number:
African American
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Archives of American Art