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Miss Adele Amidst the Corsets

Noma Dumezweni reads Zadie Smith's story, named runner-up at this year's awards. Long held resentments find an outlet when a fading cabaret artiste makes a stand while shopping for corsets on the East Side of New York.

Abridged by Sally Marmion
Produced by Gemma Jenkins.

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Fri 3 Oct 2014 00:00

Credits

Role Contributor
ReaderNoma Dumezweni
WriterZadie Smith
AbridgerSally Marmion
ProducerElizabeth Allard

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