Item I2 - Global conversations with Sally Armstrong: Interview with Dr. Gertrude Fester

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Global conversations with Sally Armstrong: Interview with Dr. Gertrude Fester

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International Women's Rights Project (IWRP), Interviewee: Dr. Gertrude Fester, Interviewer: Sally Armstrong

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CA ON0034 10-187-F2-I2

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  • 2006 (Creation)

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1 moving image (mp4): col., 9 min., 4 sec.

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This video documents an interview with Dr. Gertrude Fester, human rights activist and member of the South African parliament in 1994. The interview was conducted by Sally Armstrong at the Canadian Forum on Women’s Activism in Constitutional and Democratic Reform on February 14th, 2006, Parliament Hill, Ottawa. The description for the interview on reads: "Dr. Gertrude Fester, a feminist activist, educator, poet and writer from South Africa, who is a former Member of Parliament, and a Commissioner of the Gender Commissioner. She discusses a brief herstory of South African women’s rights and the parallels to the Canadian women’s movement." The video is supplementary interview material for the documentary film Constitute!. is a project of the International Women’s Rights Project (IWRP), University of Victoria.

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Donor Susan Bazilli in accession in ACC-2020-14


Files were acquired from the donor's Vimeo account, or through email.

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  • English

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ACC-2020-14-01 package in Ontario Library Research Cloud (OLRC)

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All rights remain with the University of Ottawa Library Archives and Special Collections. Contact Archives and Special Collections for copyright permissions. International Women's Rights Project (IWRP), director Susan Bazilli.

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