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Theme: Politics: forward to people's power!

Call Number: 2620
Identifier: AL2446_2620
Date: 1987
Subject: Images of Defiance- IOD;
African National Congress -ANC leader;
Govan Mbeki;
released from lifetime imprisonment
Description: This poster is silkscreened black, green and yellow, produced at the Community Arts Project (CAP) and issued by the Gardens Media Group for the Welcome Mbeki Committee, Cape Town. The image is in the form of a mural which celebrated the release of ANC leader, Govan Mbeki from life imprisonment. The mural is made up of six A1 posters. The text reads “WELCOME MBEKI”.Digitised by Specialised Archival Solutions in 2009. Reproduced in "Images of Defiance: South African Resistance posters in the 1980s" on page 20-21 (number 23) of the 1991 SAHA / Ravan Press edition and the 2004 SAHA / STE Publishers edition.
Creator: Community Arts Project (CAP)
Type: Poster
Format: Access image - jpg
Preservation image – tiff
Source: SA collection AL2446
Language: English
Coverage: South Africa
Rights: Copyright of some material is held by individual poster makers/organisations. Copyright restrictions may apply. See SAHA copyright statement for more information
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