Chicago Anti-Apartheid Movement

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Fall 2009


Harry Belafonte, Rivonia trial, Congress of Racial Equality, Preston Wilcox, City University of New York, Students, Political activity, Northwestern University, South Africa, Soweto Uprising, Nigeria, Coalition for Illinois' Divestment from South Africa, Prexy Nesbitt, Carole Thompson, Kevin Thompson, Ora Schub, Carol Moseley-Braun, Chester A. Crocker, AFSCME, Charlie Hayes, African National Congress, Salih Booker, Randall Robinson, Chicago Defender, Jeremiah A. Wright Jr., Trinity United Church of Christ, Arthur Ashe, Arthur, Athletes and Artists Against Apartheid, Chicago Committee in Solidarity with Southern Africa, Lisa Brock, Barack Obama, Nelson Mandela, Black Metropolis Research Consortium


Political Science | Political Theory | Race and Ethnicity | Race, Ethnicity and Post-Colonial Studies | Work, Economy and Organizations


Length: 57 minutes

Oral history interview of Cheryl Johnson-Odim by Carrie Armbruster


The interviewer conducted this oral history as part of his/her coursework for the Fall 2009 class, Oral History: The Art of the Interview. This interview supports the scope and content of the Chicago Anti-Apartheid Movement Collection at the College Archives & Special Collections department of Columbia College Chicago. Contact for more information and to view the collection.

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