Woman’s Hour | Winsome Pinnock
Based on Leave Taking by Winsome Pinnock
Winsome Pinnock has been described as 'the godmother of Black British playwrights', who has defined and inspired a generation with her work for the stage. Winsome talks about the revival of her award-winning play 'Leave Taking', currently on stage at the Bush Theatre in London, about a woman and her teenaged daughters negotiating the frictions between their countries and cultures.Tweet
Drama on 3 | Leave Taking
Enid lives in Deptford with her two teenage daughters. When she takes them to the local ‘obeah' woman for some traditional Caribbean soul healing, secrets are spilled.
Carol Ann Duffy | The Echo Chamber
Carol Ann Duffy joins Paul Farley in the Echo Chamber to share poems from Sincerity, her final collection as Poet Laureate, a frank, disarming and deeply moving exploration of loss and remembrance in their many forms.