Niray Velafont Interview

Niray Velafont Interview HIDVL

Part of Carlos Motta's GENDER TALENTS project, this interview features Niray Velafont, a trans woman, legal assistant, sex worker, and human rights activist working with REDMMUTRANS in Guatemala City.

RED MULTICULTURAL DE MUJERES TRANS DE GUATEMALA (REDMMUTRANS) was founded in Guatemala in 2011 to support trans women of different cultural backgrounds as they confront a social, cultural, and political context where they face discrimination for their gender identities and expressions, their ethnic and racial backgrounds, and their activities as sex workers.


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  • Title: Niray Velafont Interview
  • Holdings: video (HIDVL)
  • Duration: 00:06:13
  • Language: Spanish
  • Date: 6 Aug 2013
  • Location: Recorded at REDMMUTRANS in Guatemala City, Guatemala.
  • Type-Format: interview
  • Cast: Niray Velafont, interviewee.
  • Credits: Carlos Motta, creator; Franco Arocha, producer; Byron Mármol, videography; Camila Urrutia, videography; Carlos Motta, editor; Margarida Lucas, color correction; Camilo Godoy, transcription; Carmen Torres, transcription; Cora Sueldo, English translation.