The Schooner Flight

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19921115Introduced by the author, Derek Walcott , winner of the Nobel Prize for

Literature, and performed by Burt Caesar.

Shabine ships as a seaman on the schooner Flight and his voyage across the Caribbean becomes a journey of discovery of his own identity and his vocation as a poet.

Music composed by Keith Waithe Producer Julian May. Stereo (First broadcast on Radio 3)