This is a silkscreened poster in red and white with a coloured picture of Steve Biko. The text reads: "STEVE BIKO : DIED IN DETENTION: 12.9.77". This poster deals with the death of Steve Biko in detention. This poster was digitised by Specialised Archival Solutions in 2009. Included in SAHA online exhibition - 'Between Life and Death: Stories from John Vorster Square', 2012.


  • Title: STEVE BIKO : DIED IN DETENTION: 12.9.77
  • Physical Dimensions: Access copy - jpeg, Preservation image - tiff
  • Subject Keywords: Death in detention, Detention, Steve Biko
  • Type: Poster
  • Coverage: South Africa
  • Copyright: Copyright restrictions may apply. See SAHA copyright statement for Use Restrictions
  • Collection: SAHA collection AL2446

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