Continent Adrift - Letters From Africa

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19951026]

A six-part series of specially commissioned letters from leading writers in different African countries.

Letter from South Africa. Nobel Prize-winner Nadine Gordimer marks the changes taking place in her homeland. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951026]

Unknown: Nadine Gordimer

Producer: Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951102]

A six-part series of specially commissioned letters from leading writers in different African countries. 2: Letter from Malawi. Jack Mapanje, poet and former political prisoner, assesses Malawi's prospects after 30 years under Hastings Banda 's rule. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951102]

Unknown: Hastings Banda

Producer: Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951109]

A six-part series of specially commissioned letters from leading writers in different African countries.

3:Letter from Nigeria. Buchi

Emecheta examines the country's widening economic divide. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951109]

Producer: Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951116]

Specially commissioned letters from writers in different African countries.

4: Letter from Zimbabwe. Chenjerai Hove writes from Harare, Zimbabwe.

Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951116]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19951123]

A series of specially commissioned letters from writers in African countries.

5: Letter from Sierra Leone. Syl Cheney-Coker retraces Graham Greene 's footsteps in Freetown. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951123]

Unknown: Graham Greene

Producer: Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951130]

Last in the series of letters from leading writers in African countries.

6: Letter from Sudan. Jamal Mahjoub draws together the politics, history and poetry of this diverse country. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951130]

Unknown: Sudan. Jamal Mahjoub

Producer: Constance St Louis