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Dennis Brutus discusses the non-violent fight against Aparthied in South Africa and reads his poetry

BROADCAST: Sep. 13, 1972 | DURATION: 00:44:25


Interview begins with excerpt of interview with Chief Albert John Luthuli (excerpt from 1895817-6-1). Dennis Brutus reads several of his poems from the book "Letters to Martha and Other Poems From a South African Prison" (Letters number 1, 9, 17 - "In prison"). Dennis Brutus discusses the 1972 Summer Olympics and being imprisoned for being an activist against Apartheid and the unreasonable laws that went along with Apartheid.