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Rewi Alley exhibition

  • Calendar Icon Saturday, 19 August
  • Location Icon Central Library 4 The Square
    Palmerston North
    Manawatu-Wanganui
    4410

Overview

Opening of the Rewi Alley (1897-1987) exhibition, celebrating his life as a New Zealand-born writer, educator, political activist, revolutionary, social reformer, potter, and member of the Communist Party of China. He was a prolific western writer about 20th century China, and especially about the Communist revolution.

Rewi Alley dedicated 60 years of his life to the cause of the Communist Party of China, and was a key figure in the establishment of Chinese Industrial Cooperative, and technical training schools.

Venue: Central, non-fiction, first floor

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