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Guyana: Myrtle Peterkin

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.


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