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Chad: Amos Oumounabidji

2 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 27 July 2012

The poem for Chad in central Africa considers the Elephant. Yet the Infanta of Salmanca (unfashionable considerations of the elephant) by Nimrod was translated by Patrick Williamson and is read by Amos Oumounabidji.

Poetry 2012 - The Written World, a BBC collaboration with The Scottish Poetry Library, creating a unique picture of the nations of the world in verse.


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