Caribbean Voices Correspondence,
Scope and Contents
Photocopies of correspondence between West Indian authors and Henry Swanzy, the BBC General Overseas Service producer of the Caribbean Voices programme. This programme offered stories, poetry, plays and literary criticism and launched the careers of many Caribbean writers. Caribbean writers include: Selvon, Samuel -- Walcott, Derek -- Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad) -- Lamming, George -- Bennett, Louise -- Semour, A. J. -- Sealy, C. -- Mittelholzer, Edgar -- Braithwaite, Edward.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Photocopies were acquired through the assistance of Professor Ken Ramchand.
Existence and Location of Originals
Original correspondence is held at Birmingham University.
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