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Ten O'Clock News; Derek Walcott

05/20/1982

Derek Walcott, Saint Lucian poet, reads from his work. Walcott reads the poems "Sea Change" and "The Beachhead." Walcott begins to read the poem "Sea Cranes."


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Derek Walcott

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:04:53

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Poetry
Oral interpretation of poetry
Walcott, Derek
Poets
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Walcott, Derek (Speaker)
Lydon, Christopher (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Derek Walcott,” 05/20/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_ECBA2CF4F01246D790229C7E1631AE1E.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Derek Walcott.” 05/20/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_ECBA2CF4F01246D790229C7E1631AE1E>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Derek Walcott. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_ECBA2CF4F01246D790229C7E1631AE1E
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