George Campbell Hay

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Documentary with poetry about Scottish Gaelic poet George Campbell Hay, whose work is enjoying a huge renaissance two decades after his death and whose greatest poems were written during World War II. Presenter and poet Kenneth Stephen brings a blend of voices, interviews, music, poetry and commentary to tell Hay's touching life story. Including contributions from the few people who knew him and an assessment of Hay's growing importance and recognition now his collected works of poems, songs and letters have finally been published.