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From the Archives: Anti-Apartheid Activists.

South African playwright Athol Fugard. He still makes his home in South Africa, though he writes plays which confront the apartheid system; his plays were the among the first to bring white and black actors on stage together. Perhaps his most well known play was "Master Harold and the Boys"; his latest work was 1993's "Playland." (Rebroadcast of 02/18/1986)

Professor of African Literature (at the University of Pittsburgh) Dennis Brutus. An exiled poet, he spent years in prison with Nelson Mandela; he has since been granted a passport from South Africa, though he chooses to live in the United States. (Rebroadcast of 02/25/1986)

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Other segments from the episode on April 22, 1994

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, April 22, 1994: Interviews with Rian Malan, Emma Mashinini, and Helen Suzman; Interviews with Athol Fugars and Dennis Brutus; Interview with Desmond Tutu.

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