Henry Normal's Encyclopaedia Poetica


04Volume 41994061120181207 (BBC7)

Henry Normal opens the fourth and final volume of his Encyclopaedia Poetica, taking us all the way to Zzz-Zzz.

This week's poems cover Radio 4, Points of View, a mime burglary, obnoxious individuals called Clive, and the Miss Scotland beauty pageant.

Henry is joined on stage, at Edinburgh's Pleasance Theatre, by the poets Liz Lochhead and Pete Ramskill.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1994.

Henry's concluding volume covers BCB Radio 4, sex and a mime burglary.

Henry Normal and guests present a mixed salad of satirical poetry.