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A WOMAN'S PLACE IS IN THE Struggle NOT BEHIND BARS!

Theme: Community: Azikhwelwa


Call Number: 0038
Identifier: AL2446_0038
Title: A WOMAN'S PLACE IS IN THE Struggle NOT BEHIND BARS!
Date: 1988
Subject: Images of Defiance- IOD;
Detainees Parents Support Committee - DPSC;
Federation of Transvaal Women - FEDTRAW;
Repression;
The Other Press Service - TOPS;
Women

Description: This poster is an offset litho in black and red, was commissioned by the Detainees Parents Support Committee (DPSC), but had to be issued by the Federation of Transvaal Women (FEDTRAW) after DPSC was restricted. This poster was produced by The Other Press Service (TOPS) for DPSC, circa 1988. This poster refers to how many women have been detained as a result of their contribution to the struggle. The text reads: "A WOMAN'S PLACE IS IN THE Struggle NOT BEHIND BARS". Digitised by Specialised Archival Solutions in 2009. Reproduced in "Images of Defiance: South African Resistance posters in the 1980s" on page 89 (number 160) of the 1991 SAHA / Ravan Press edition and the 2004 SAHA / STE Publishers edition. It has also been included in the SAHA exhibition kit - 'Women hold up half the Sky'; SAHA online exhibition - 'Between Life and Death: Stories from John Vorster Square', 2012.
Creator: Issued by the Federation of Transvaal Women (FEDTRAW); produced by The Other Press Service (TOPS) for the Detainess Parents Support Committee (DPSC)
Type: Poster
Format: Access image - jpeg;
Preservation image - tiff
Source: SAHA collection AL2446
Language: English
Coverage: South Africa
Rights: Copyright restrictions may apply. See SAHA copyright statement for Use Restrictions.
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