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There has been a revival of interest in Greek Epic poetry. In this programme, 'Kings' (Books 1 and 2 of Iliad by Homer) written by Christopher Logue, and a modern version of the 'Odyssey' by the No...bel prize winner, Derek Walcott, are explored for their contribution to this revival. Extracts from the plays are included in the programme.
Metadata describing this Open University audio programme
Series: Art Works
First transmission date: 1992-08-09
Published: 1992
Rights Statement: Rights owned or controlled by The Open University
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Duration: 00:19:00
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Producer: Tony Coe
Contributors: Lizbeth Goodman; Christopher Logue
Publisher: BBC Open University
Keyword(s): "Kings"; Christopher Logue; Derek Walcott; Greek epic poetry; Modern revival; Play extracts
Master spool number: 92YA0904
Production number: 92YA0904
Available to public: no