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Book Launch: The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela

  • United Nations Bookshop, GA Building, Visitors’ Concourse United Nations Plaza New York, NY United States (map)

Meet the editor Sahm Venter and Zamaswazi Dlamini-Mandela
Introductory remarks by Andrew Gilmour, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights

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Sahm Venter worked as a journalist for over twenty years, mainly covering the anti-apartheid struggle, including Nelson Mandela’s release from prison in 1990, and South Africa’s transition to democracy. She has edited and co-authored a number of books and is currently senior researcher at the Nelson Mandela Foundation.

Zamaswazi Dlamini-Mandela is a granddaughter of Nelson Mandela and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. She works as a business developer and is a public speaker and entrepreneur.

This event is open to United Nations pass holders and visitors. All visitors who will be attending the event require a UN security pass to enter the United Nations. 

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