Flyer advertising a talk by Tapson Mawere

Created by
ZANU Solidarity Committee, American
Subject of
Mawere, Tapson, Zimbabwean
Zimbabwe African National Union, Zimbabwean, 1963 - 1987
Date
September 16, 1976
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Description
This flyer advertises a program discussing the liberation of Zimbabwe featuring a lecture by Tapson Mawere. The flyer is gold with black text and features an illustration of two fighters with rifles. Text at the top of the flyer reads: [ZIMBABWE LIBERATION]. Pertinent information about the program including the name of the speaker, topic of discussion and date and location information, is typed in larger font: [Tapson Mawere / U.S./BRITISH/SOUTH AFRICAN PLAN / SEPT. 16-Thurs. -7 P.M. / 144 W. 90th Street, Manhattan]. The back of the flyer is blank except for the text written in the bottom right corner that reads [1976].
Place used
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Zimbabwe, Africa
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement
Pan Africanism
Type
fliers (printed matter)
Topic
Activism
Africa
Black power
Decolonization
International affairs
U.S. History, 1969-2001
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.97.27.43
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c0f452a5-08a7-482f-97d8-e6b3c6cc7b59
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