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Benjamin Zephaniah reads his autobiography, beginning with his childhood growing up in Birmingham - a childhood coloured with love and violence and his introduction to poetry.

Benjamin Zephaniah reads his autobiography, beginning with his childhood growing up in Birmingham. It was a childhood coloured with love and violence, but it was also where his love of poetry first evolved - and his relationship with his parents went in two very different directions.

Written and read by Benjamin Zephaniah
Abridged by Sara Davies
Producer: Celia de Wolff

A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.

15 minutes

Last on

Tue 1 May 2018 00:30

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