iPlayer Radio What's New?
Image for Guyana: Myrtle Peterkin

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

Guyana: Myrtle Peterkin

Duration:
2 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 14 March 2012

The poem for Guyana is Like a Beacon by Grace Nichols which shows how the simplest of things can trigger a longing for home. The poem is read by retired Consultant Haemotologist Myrtle Peterkin from Guyana.

Poetry 2012 - The Written World creates a unique picture of the nations of the world in verse.

Broadcasts

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.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss