iPlayer Radio What's New?
Image for Episode 5

Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

More episodes

See all episodes from Book of the Week

Episode 5

Duration:
15 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 23 July 2010

Acclaimed poet Jackie Kay traces her biological parents in a journey from Scotland to Lagos.

Jackie reads the final extract from her memoir, including an emotional conclusion to her Nigerian odyssey.

Producer/Abridger: Jill Waters
A Waters Company production for BBC Radio 4.

Broadcasts

Books & Authors Clip Collection

JKrowling

Interviews, previews and reviews

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.