Interview with Diana Raznovich (2009)

Interview with Diana Raznovich, conducted by Mila Aponte-González, during the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, held in August of 2009 in Bogotá, Colombia under the title Staging Citizenship: Cultural Rights in the Americas. In this interview, Diana Raznovich talks about her take on how her particular performance-related work makes a political intervention in the public sphere. This interview complements Diana Raznovich's and Margarita Borja’s performance La Deuda, showcased in this 10-day event, which brought together activism, scholarship, and art around the themes of legacies, memories, struggles, and frontiers of citizenship.


Diana Raznovich is an Argentinean playwright with a long trajectory and national and international recognition. She is also a cartoonist, and has produced numerous performances and installations with her cartoons. She has been exiled in Spain since 1975.

Background Information
  • TItle: Interview with Diana Raznovich
  • Alternate Title: Diana Raznovich
  • Date: 29 Aug 2009
  • Location: Recorded at the Universidad Nacional, Bogotá, Colombia, on August 29, 2009, as part of the 7th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics.
  • Interviewee: Diana Raznovich
  • Interviewer: Mila Aponte-González
  • Duration: 20 minutes
  • Language: Spanish