A multi-contributor series of specially-commissioned radio stories about this most beguiling of cities. To the outsider, Vienna can be a state of mind as much as an actual place.
Episode 3 (of 3): A Bird In Vienna by Louise Stern
An old woman in America remembers a moment from her Viennese childhood in the 1930s.
Louise Stern grew up in Fremont, California and is the fourth generation of her family to be born deaf. She now lives and works in London as an artist and writer. Chattering, her first collection of short stories, was published in 2010. The Electric Box, her first commission for radio, featured in the series 'Where Were You...' in 2012. Her experimental showcase, Latido, was broadcast in 2013.
Reader: Eleanor Bron
Produced by Jeremy Osborne
A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4.