WINGS #12-21 Zimbabwe Diaspora
Outside the country, but connected - and they care
Uploaded: 5 Jul, 2021
Recording Date: 5 Jul, 2021
Recording Location: London, England, and Denman Island, BC
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
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Program Title: WINGS #12-21 Zimbabwe Diaspora
Description: In the premier edition of the podcast version of her radio show HotSeat, Violet Gonda interviewed Thandiwe Newton, filmstar and human rights activist. Some highlights of the one-hour interview are excerpted in this program.
Host(s): Violet Gonda, and Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Violet Gonda has covered Zimbabwean life and politics from exile for more than 15 years. Thandiwe Newton, daughter of a Zimbabwean mother, grew up in the UK, became a filmstar and now has the leading part in HBO's series Westworld. She is also very active in human rights work, including serving on the board of VDay, and using her social media platform to promote justice and peace.
Credits: Original one-hour program from the HotSeat podcast, located at violetgonda.co.uk - selections edited and narrated for WINGS by Frieda Werden.
Comments: The full interview is available on video at violetgonda.co.uk
Arts and Culture > Books and LiteratureType: Weekly Program
Regional > Africa
Politics > Feminism
Created By BIPOC
Society and Culture > Childhood
Regional > United States
Regional > Europe
Arts and Culture > Film
Society and Culture > Racism
Society and Culture > Women
|Comments: Violet Gonda interviews Thandiwe Newton, star of Westworld and a human rights activist