Flyer advertising a forum and film showing on Namibia

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Created by
Pan African Students Organization in the Americas, American, 1960 - 1977
Subject of
Namibia 2, Namibian
South West Africa People's Organization, Namibian, founded 1960
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type
fliers (printed matter)
Place used
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Namibia, Africa
Date
1970s
Description
This flyer advertises a forum and film to show solidarity with the Namibia 2 and the struggle for liberation in Namibia. The flyer is white with black text and features an illustration of an armed fighter with a raised fist. The top of the flyer reads: [In Solidarity with Namibia 2 / Documentary film produced by the South West African Peoples Organization (SWAPO)]. The word [F/ O/ R / U/ M] is spelled out going down the left edge of the flyer and the word [NAMIBIA] is bolded in all caps to the right. The back of the flyer is blank. The flyer is partially printed on white paper while pieces of paper with text are glued to the flyer.
Topic
African American
Africa
Black power
Film
International affairs
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.97.27.69
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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