LEADING SOUTH AFRICAN ACTIVIST/POET AND FORMER POLITICAL PRISONER TO SPEAK AT JULY 16 MARCH & RALLY

by Call to Conscience Network
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
July 15, 1987
1 page
Type: Press Release
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
This press release announces that Dennis Brutus, an internationally acclaimed South African poet and activist and a former prisoner on Robben Island, will be in Philadelphia July 15 and 16. It says Brutus will speak at a march and rally on July 16 and that he will be available for interviews. Brutus was banned in 1962 for his effective campaign to bar South African teams from the Olympic games and has been living in exile since 1966. The press release says contact Paul Brink or Gina Dorcely.
Used by permission of Jerry Herman, a former member of the Call to Conscience Network.
Collection: Anti-Apartheid Materials (Jerry Herman collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections