Commemorative Conference: "The Independence Struggle and Rebuilding Mozambique: Honoring Eduardo Chivambo Mondlane"

by Oberlin College
Oberlin, Ohio, United States
October 2, 1998
4 pages
Type: Program
Coverage in Africa: Mozambique
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Program of a commemorative conference at Oberlin College in honor of Eduardo Mondlane. The program has a photograph of a commemorative plaque to Mondlane dedicated in May 1998. The program includes a banquet hosted by Oberlin President Nancy S. Dye; Chude Mondlane singing her song, "Ban the Land Mines"; presentation of Book of Remembrances to Janet Ray Mondlane and family; keynote address by Dr. Leonardo Santos Simao, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of the Republic of Mozambique; and Herbert Shore reading his poetry to Eduardo Mondlane and announcing his gift to Oberlin College • A Symposium includes the following: Prexy Nesbitt, Darrell Randall, George M. Houser, Herbert Shore, Edward Hawley, Elliott Skinner, Sonia Kruks, John S. Saul, Edward A. Alpers, Janet Rae Mondlane (founder of The Eduardo Chivambo Mondlane Foundation), and James C. Millette. • Eduardo Mondlane Program Committee: Albert J. McQueen '52, Professor Emeritus; John D. Elder '53, Pastoral Counselor; and Anne C. Elder '53; Community Educator.
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections