Edgardo Mansilla compares the United States to a pot of stew, not a “melting pot”.

Edgardo Mansilla was born in Argentina in 1953. He is the executive director of the Americana Community Center in Louisville, Kentucky.

This interview took place on June 4, 2013 as part of the Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

To view the entire interview visit:

https://kentuckyoralhistory.org/ark:/16417/xt7z348gj622

Edgardo Mansilla discusses immigrants and refugees and how they (especially their children) react to living in a new country. Edgardo

 

Edgardo Mansilla talks about his family values and learning life. Edgardo Mansilla was born in Argentina in 1953. He is