Letters From Prison

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Programme Catalogue - Details: Ma Thida19950902

Producer: N.

TREVITHICK

Previous in series: 5, HWANG SUK YOUNG

Description

Th Burmese doctor and writer Ma THIDA was arrested in August 1993 and sentenced to 20 years in jail.

Her banned short story, 'A Novel Response', is introduced by the Russian poet Irina RATUSHINSKAYA.

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

profiles (programme format)

imprisonment

writers

Broadcast history

02 Sep 1995 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Irina Ratushinskaya

Ma Thida (Author)

Neil Trevithick (Producer)

Kyi May (rdr)

Recorded on 1995-07-20.