Swellendam Heritage Association are very privileged to have Dr Kay De Villiers come especially to address our society on Ms. Emily Hobhouse and our own M.E.Rothman. Dr De Villiers is of course a mine of information on various topics and an authority on the Boer War in particular. It was with regard to this war that Emily Hobhouse, an English woman, became so involved over the issue of the concentration camps. We are certain you will enjoy this informative talk.
Dr De Villiers will also bring a selection of books he has authored so please bring extra money to avoid the disappointment of not being able to procure one.
The details are as follows:
Date: Friday March 18.
Time: 18h00 for 18h30.
Place: The Drostdy Schuur.
Cost: R50.00 for members and R70.00 for visitors.
Snacks and a glass of wine will be provided after the presentation