Connecting struggles: Remembering Amilcar Cabral Forty Years On

  • Amilcar Cabral PosterOPIRG Carleton, Institute of African Studies, Institute of African Studies Student Association, Octopus Books
  • Wednesday, February 6, 2013, 6:00-9:00 pm
  • Octopus Books at Under One Roof, 251 Bank Street, 2nd Floor

January 20th marks the 40th anniversary of the assassination of Amilcar Cabral, guerrilla, revolutionary thinker and theorist who worked for the liberation of Guinea Bissau, Angola and Cape Verde, and towards the emancipation of the so-called “third-world.”

Film followed by panel discussion.

Film: “African Leaders”

Panel Discussion:

  • Firoze Manji, Founder of Pambazuka news.
  • Adrian Harewood, CBC journalist.
  • Wangui Kimari, Ph.D Candidate, York University

Amilcar Cabral Poster

Posted on January 24, 2013 and filed under Events.