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Electric Decade: Cane

Classic titles that influenced and characterised the Jazz Age. Cane by Jean Toomer.

Classic titles that influenced and characterised the Jazz Age.

Cane by Jean Toomer is a fragmented portrait of the American South which lurches between poetry, story and drama. A landmark in African-American literature, Cane is dramatised for radio by Janice Okoh, featuring an all-star cast and original music by Soul legend Carleen Anderson.

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Carleen Anderson

Peter Bankole

Pippa Bennett-Warner

Saffron Coomber

Alfred Enoch

Clarke Peters

Sule Rimi

Danielle Vitalis

with original music by Carleen Anderson.

Directed by John Norton

A BBC Cymru Wales Production

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58 minutes

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