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Bringing books to the mountain areas

Bringing books to the mountain areas

Designer: Liu Aimin (刘爱民)
1974, September
Bringing books to the mountain areas
Song shu dao shanqu (送书到山区)
Publisher: Shaanxi renmin chubanshe (陕西人民出版社), print no. 8094.315
Call number: BG E15/71 (Landsberger collection)

The idea that the Poor and Lower-Middle peasants were the fount of revolutionary knowledge and theory, the true and only teachers of urban educated youth, was amply illustrated by endless amounts of posters of them welcoming the arrival of new political publications. They did not hesitate to spend their hard-earned income on these booklets.

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