Derek Walcott Poetry Reading

Mr. Walcott read some of the poems from an upcoming collection titled, The Bounty. The collection opens with an elegy to his mother… read more

Mr. Walcott read some of the poems from an upcoming collection titled, The Bounty. The collection opens with an elegy to his mother and contains several poems about his birthplace, St. Lucia. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1992. close

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Derek Walcott Poetry Reading

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Program ID:
76880-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Dec 22, 1996
Last Aired:
Dec 23, 1996

Airing Details

  • Dec 22, 1996 | 10:08pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 23, 1996 | 1:08am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 23, 1996 | 11:27am EST | C-SPAN 2