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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900719]

Unknown: Ferdinand Dennis

Producer: Noah Richler.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900719]

Unknown: Ferdinand Dennis

Producer: Noah Richler.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900726]

Talks: Ferdinand Dennis

Producer: Noah Richier.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900726]

Talks: Ferdinand Dennis

Producer: Noah Richier.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900802]

Unknown: Ferdinand Dennis

Producer: Noah Richler.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900802]

Unknown: Ferdinand Dennis

Producer: Noah Richler.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900809]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900809]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900816]

Unknown: Ferdinand Dennis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900816]

Unknown: Ferdinand Dennis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900817]

Unknown: Ferdinand Dennis

Unknown: Wole Soyinka

Unknown: Cyprian Ekwensi

Producer: Noah Richler.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900817]

Unknown: Ferdinand Dennis

Unknown: Wole Soyinka

Unknown: Cyprian Ekwensi

Producer: Noah Richler.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900823]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900823]
Programme Catalogue - Details: A Tale Of Two Cities19900816

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: CONTINENTAL DRIFT

Previous in series: A WALK IN THE FOREST

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (3) A Tale of Two Cities - Nigeria. The role of the writer and the military regime's plans for democracy. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

16 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

17 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Niyi Osundare (Author)

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Wole Soyinka (Speaker)

Cyprian Ekwensi (Speaker)

Chinweizu (Speaker)

Sule Bello (Speaker)

Naiwu Asahon (Speaker)

Dr Chizea (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551644.

Programme Catalogue - Details: A Tale Of Two Cities19900816

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: CONTINENTAL DRIFT

Previous in series: A WALK IN THE FOREST

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (3) A Tale of Two Cities - Nigeria. The role of the writer and the military regime's plans for democracy. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

16 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

17 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Niyi Osundare (Author)

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Wole Soyinka (Speaker)

Cyprian Ekwensi (Speaker)

Chinweizu (Speaker)

Sule Bello (Speaker)

Naiwu Asahon (Speaker)

Dr Chizea (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551644.

Programme Catalogue - Details: A Tale Of Two Cities19900817

First broadcast on 1990-08-16

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: CONTINENTAL DRIFT

Previous in series: A WALK IN THE FOREST

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (3) A Tale of Two Cities - Nigeria. The role of the writer and the military regime's plans for democracy. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

16 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

17 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Niyi Osundare (Author)

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Wole Soyinka (Speaker)

Cyprian Ekwensi (Speaker)

Chinweizu (Speaker)

Sule Bello (Speaker)

Naiwu Asahon (Speaker)

Dr Chizea (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551644.

Programme Catalogue - Details: A Tale Of Two Cities19900817

First broadcast on 1990-08-16

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: CONTINENTAL DRIFT

Previous in series: A WALK IN THE FOREST

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (3) A Tale of Two Cities - Nigeria. The role of the writer and the military regime's plans for democracy. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

16 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

17 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Niyi Osundare (Author)

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Wole Soyinka (Speaker)

Cyprian Ekwensi (Speaker)

Chinweizu (Speaker)

Sule Bello (Speaker)

Naiwu Asahon (Speaker)

Dr Chizea (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551644.

Programme Catalogue - Details: A Walk In The Forest19900809

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Previous in series: THE KORA AND THE CROISSANT

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (4) A Walk In the Forest - Cameroon. Dennis leaves the modern capital, Yaounde, for a walk in the forest and discovers a traditional and threatened way of life. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

09 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

10 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Leo Wringer (rdr)

Marcien Towa (Speaker)

Bole Butake (Speaker)

Dr Eyoh (Speaker)

Thadeus Menang (Speaker)

Emmanuel Pondi (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551385.

Programme Catalogue - Details: A Walk In The Forest19900809

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Previous in series: THE KORA AND THE CROISSANT

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (4) A Walk In the Forest - Cameroon. Dennis leaves the modern capital, Yaounde, for a walk in the forest and discovers a traditional and threatened way of life. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

09 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

10 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Leo Wringer (rdr)

Marcien Towa (Speaker)

Bole Butake (Speaker)

Dr Eyoh (Speaker)

Thadeus Menang (Speaker)

Emmanuel Pondi (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551385.

Programme Catalogue - Details: A Walk In The Forest19900810

First broadcast on 1990-08-09

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Previous in series: THE KORA AND THE CROISSANT

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (4) A Walk In the Forest - Cameroon. Dennis leaves the modern capital, Yaounde, for a walk in the forest and discovers a traditional and threatened way of life. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

09 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

10 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Leo Wringer (rdr)

Marcien Towa (Speaker)

Bole Butake (Speaker)

Dr Eyoh (Speaker)

Thadeus Menang (Speaker)

Emmanuel Pondi (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551385.

Programme Catalogue - Details: A Walk In The Forest19900810

First broadcast on 1990-08-09

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Previous in series: THE KORA AND THE CROISSANT

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (4) A Walk In the Forest - Cameroon. Dennis leaves the modern capital, Yaounde, for a walk in the forest and discovers a traditional and threatened way of life. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

09 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

10 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Leo Wringer (rdr)

Marcien Towa (Speaker)

Bole Butake (Speaker)

Dr Eyoh (Speaker)

Thadeus Menang (Speaker)

Emmanuel Pondi (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551385.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Continental Drift19900823

Producer: N. RICHLER

Previous in series: A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (6) Continental Drift - Ghana. He explores the legacy of the country's first President, Nkrumah, and the imperatives facing Africa as it enters the 1990s. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

23 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

24 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Kojo Laing (rdr)

Kojo Botsio (Speaker)

Adu Boa-Hen (Speaker)

Kwame Ahin (Speaker)

Hannah Denkuah-Smith (Speaker)

Ibrahim Adam (Speaker)

Efua Sutherland (Speaker)

Nii Yartev (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551855.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Continental Drift19900823

Producer: N. RICHLER

Previous in series: A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (6) Continental Drift - Ghana. He explores the legacy of the country's first President, Nkrumah, and the imperatives facing Africa as it enters the 1990s. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

23 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

24 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Kojo Laing (rdr)

Kojo Botsio (Speaker)

Adu Boa-Hen (Speaker)

Kwame Ahin (Speaker)

Hannah Denkuah-Smith (Speaker)

Ibrahim Adam (Speaker)

Efua Sutherland (Speaker)

Nii Yartev (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551855.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Continental Drift19900824

First broadcast on 1990-08-23

Producer: N. RICHLER

Previous in series: A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (6) Continental Drift - Ghana. He explores the legacy of the country's first President, Nkrumah, and the imperatives facing Africa as it enters the 1990s. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

23 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

24 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Kojo Laing (rdr)

Kojo Botsio (Speaker)

Adu Boa-Hen (Speaker)

Kwame Ahin (Speaker)

Hannah Denkuah-Smith (Speaker)

Ibrahim Adam (Speaker)

Efua Sutherland (Speaker)

Nii Yartev (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551855.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Continental Drift19900824

First broadcast on 1990-08-23

Producer: N. RICHLER

Previous in series: A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (6) Continental Drift - Ghana. He explores the legacy of the country's first President, Nkrumah, and the imperatives facing Africa as it enters the 1990s. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

23 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

24 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Kojo Laing (rdr)

Kojo Botsio (Speaker)

Adu Boa-Hen (Speaker)

Kwame Ahin (Speaker)

Hannah Denkuah-Smith (Speaker)

Ibrahim Adam (Speaker)

Efua Sutherland (Speaker)

Nii Yartev (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551855.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Cow Eats Grass 219900726

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: THE KORA AND THE CROISSANT

Previous in series: THE PROMISE THAT FAILED

Broadcast history

26 Jul 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

27 Jul 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-06-11.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Cow Eats Grass 219900726

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: THE KORA AND THE CROISSANT

Previous in series: THE PROMISE THAT FAILED

Broadcast history

26 Jul 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

27 Jul 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-06-11.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Cow Eats Grass 219900727

First broadcast on 1990-07-26

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: THE KORA AND THE CROISSANT

Previous in series: THE PROMISE THAT FAILED

Broadcast history

26 Jul 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

27 Jul 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-06-11.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Cow Eats Grass 219900727

First broadcast on 1990-07-26

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: THE KORA AND THE CROISSANT

Previous in series: THE PROMISE THAT FAILED

Broadcast history

26 Jul 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

27 Jul 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-06-11.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Kora And The Croissant19900802

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: A WALK IN THE FOREST

Previous in series: THE COW EATS GRASS 2

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (3) The Kora and the Croissant - Senegal. Dennis srutinizes the intimate relations between the Senegalese and the French, and discovers a nation mired in the search for an African identity. Also refs. to Guinea. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

02 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

03 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Vicky Licorish (rdr)

Leo Wringer (rdr)

Maynard Eziahi (rdr)

Abdoulaye Bathilly (Speaker)

Boubacar Diop (Speaker)

Alpha Diallo (Speaker)

Cheik Kane (Speaker)

Thandike Mkandouiye (Speaker)

El Ndiaye (Speaker)

Aminata Sawfall (Speaker)

Fatou Sow (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551292.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Kora And The Croissant19900802

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: A WALK IN THE FOREST

Previous in series: THE COW EATS GRASS 2

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (3) The Kora and the Croissant - Senegal. Dennis srutinizes the intimate relations between the Senegalese and the French, and discovers a nation mired in the search for an African identity. Also refs. to Guinea. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

02 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

03 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Vicky Licorish (rdr)

Leo Wringer (rdr)

Maynard Eziahi (rdr)

Abdoulaye Bathilly (Speaker)

Boubacar Diop (Speaker)

Alpha Diallo (Speaker)

Cheik Kane (Speaker)

Thandike Mkandouiye (Speaker)

El Ndiaye (Speaker)

Aminata Sawfall (Speaker)

Fatou Sow (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551292.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Kora And The Croissant19900803

First broadcast on 1990-08-02

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: A WALK IN THE FOREST

Previous in series: THE COW EATS GRASS 2

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (3) The Kora and the Croissant - Senegal. Dennis srutinizes the intimate relations between the Senegalese and the French, and discovers a nation mired in the search for an African identity. Also refs. to Guinea. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

02 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

03 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Vicky Licorish (rdr)

Leo Wringer (rdr)

Maynard Eziahi (rdr)

Abdoulaye Bathilly (Speaker)

Boubacar Diop (Speaker)

Alpha Diallo (Speaker)

Cheik Kane (Speaker)

Thandike Mkandouiye (Speaker)

El Ndiaye (Speaker)

Aminata Sawfall (Speaker)

Fatou Sow (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551292.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Kora And The Croissant19900803

First broadcast on 1990-08-02

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: A WALK IN THE FOREST

Previous in series: THE COW EATS GRASS 2

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (3) The Kora and the Croissant - Senegal. Dennis srutinizes the intimate relations between the Senegalese and the French, and discovers a nation mired in the search for an African identity. Also refs. to Guinea. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

02 Aug 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

03 Aug 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Vicky Licorish (rdr)

Leo Wringer (rdr)

Maynard Eziahi (rdr)

Abdoulaye Bathilly (Speaker)

Boubacar Diop (Speaker)

Alpha Diallo (Speaker)

Cheik Kane (Speaker)

Thandike Mkandouiye (Speaker)

El Ndiaye (Speaker)

Aminata Sawfall (Speaker)

Fatou Sow (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551292.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Promise That Failed19900719

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: THE COW EATS GRASS 2

Previous in series: THE COW EATS GRASS

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (1) The Promise That Failed - Liberia. Confronted by the troubled Doe regime, Dennis explores the legacy of the American settlers, and the consequent divisions in society. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

19 Jul 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

20 Jul 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Michael Francis (Speaker)

Kenneth Best (Speaker)

Gabriel Matthews (Speaker)

Bishop Brown (Speaker)

Clifford Flemister (Speaker)

Joseph Guannu (Speaker)

Father Tikpo (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551047.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Promise That Failed19900719

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: THE COW EATS GRASS 2

Previous in series: THE COW EATS GRASS

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (1) The Promise That Failed - Liberia. Confronted by the troubled Doe regime, Dennis explores the legacy of the American settlers, and the consequent divisions in society. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

19 Jul 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

20 Jul 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Michael Francis (Speaker)

Kenneth Best (Speaker)

Gabriel Matthews (Speaker)

Bishop Brown (Speaker)

Clifford Flemister (Speaker)

Joseph Guannu (Speaker)

Father Tikpo (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551047.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Promise That Failed19900720

First broadcast on 1990-07-19

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: THE COW EATS GRASS 2

Previous in series: THE COW EATS GRASS

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (1) The Promise That Failed - Liberia. Confronted by the troubled Doe regime, Dennis explores the legacy of the American settlers, and the consequent divisions in society. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

19 Jul 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

20 Jul 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Michael Francis (Speaker)

Kenneth Best (Speaker)

Gabriel Matthews (Speaker)

Bishop Brown (Speaker)

Clifford Flemister (Speaker)

Joseph Guannu (Speaker)

Father Tikpo (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551047.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Promise That Failed19900720

First broadcast on 1990-07-19

Producer: N. RICHLER

Next in series: THE COW EATS GRASS 2

Previous in series: THE COW EATS GRASS

Description

SBH:BACK TO AFRICA - Ferdinand Dennis takes a 6-part journey through West Africa. (1) The Promise That Failed - Liberia. Confronted by the troubled Doe regime, Dennis explores the legacy of the American settlers, and the consequent divisions in society. Producer: Noah Richler.

Broadcast history

19 Jul 1990 20:00-20:45 (RADIO 4)

20 Jul 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ferdinand Dennis (int)

Noah Richler (Producer)

Ben Onwukwe (rdr)

Michael Francis (Speaker)

Kenneth Best (Speaker)

Gabriel Matthews (Speaker)

Bishop Brown (Speaker)

Clifford Flemister (Speaker)

Joseph Guannu (Speaker)

Father Tikpo (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 551047.