Eldorado West One | 1: Sir Galahad Arrives
Based on The Lonely Londoners by Sam Selvon
A series of seven half-hour plavs by the West Indian writer who has adapted them for radio from his book The Lonely Londoners. They tell of the progress, and lack of it, of a Trinidadian, Moses Aloetta, who after living in London for many years, decides he wants to go home again to the sun.Tweet
The English Novel Abroad | 3: Samuel Selvon
Gerald Moore, Reader in English in the School of African and Asian Studies, Sussex University, introduces the West Indian author who talks about and reads from his novel, The Lonely Londoners.
The Lonely Londoners (2014)
A ten-year-long city dweller from the Caribbean goes to meet another boat train of hopeful new arrivals. Read by Don Warrington.