Caribbean Roots

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This collection brings together recordings of ten Black British and Caribbean poets. The selections illustrate a range of experiences, emotions, styles and influences, reflecting both the culture of the Caribbean and life in Britain. The featured poets all read their own work, in a mixture of studio recordings and electrifying live performances. This set is an essential purchase for anybody interested in black writing and poetry in performance in Britain today. Linton Kwesi Johnson, EA Markham, Jean 'Binta' Breeze, David Dabydeen, Amryl Johnson, James Berry, John Agard, Grace Nichols, Benjamin Zephaniah, Michael Smith.


  • Author  -  Anthology
  • Suggested age range  - Adult
  • Series  -  n/a
  • ISBN  - 9780712351164
  • Publisher  -  British Library
  • Date  -  2011
  • Format  -  CD ROM
  • Approx. weight  -  180g
  • Approx. size  -  13 x 14 x 2.5 cm
  • Discs  -  2 
  • RRP  -  n/a 

Additional Note:  runtime 145 mins  (2 hours 25 mins)