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Writer and Anti-Apartheid Activist Diana Russell.

South African writer Diana Russell. Russell has written several books on subjects such as rape and sexual abuse against women. Russell's new book, "Lives of Courage," profiles 24 women in South Africa who have fought against apartheid. The book also examines sex issues in South Africa. (Interview by Sedge Thomson)


Other segments from the episode on January 16, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 16, 1990: Interview with Diana Russell; Commentary on Ruth Brown; Interview with Russell Chatham; Review of Lia Matera and P. D. James's novels "The Good Fight"…


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