Viet Nam Shall Win

Title

Viet Nam Shall Win

Subject

Anti-Vietnam War Movement

Description

This poster was created by self-taught Cuban artist, Rene Mederos, as a tribute to North Vietnamese leader, Ho Chi Minh, and the Vietnamese people’s struggle against U.S. imperialism. It was published in the U.S. in 1972 by The Glad Day Press, an I.W.W. shop in Ithaca, New York, as a part of a fundraiser for Medical Aid for Indochina. The large text at the top of the poster reads, "Viet Nam". The text below reads, "Shall Win" in 13 different languages. "Mederos - Cuba/71" is in the bottom left corner of the illustration. "Price $2.50. Published by The Glad Day Press, Ithaca, N.Y. All proceeds go to N.Y.C Medical Aid to Indochina, a project of MCHR, 135 w. 4th St., N.Y., N.Y. 10012" is in the right bottom margin.

Creator

Rene Mederos

Source

Roz Payne

Publisher

Center for Digital Research in the Humanities, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Date

1971

Format

poster

Citation

Rene Mederos, “Viet Nam Shall Win,” Roz Payne Sixties Archive, accessed October 23, 2020, https://rozsixties.unl.edu/items/show/29.

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