Stevie Smith reading poems from her Scorpion and other poems

Scope and Content

Recording from BBC 'Now Read On' broadcast on BBC Radio 4 it featured two recordings of Stevie Smith reading 'Archie and Tina' and 'Oh Grateful Colours, Bright Looks!' with a third poem 'The Stroke' being read by presenter Richard Mavne.

Originally on C30 cassette tape the tape had become detached from the leader and was unplayable, the tape was rebuilt as part to allow the recording to be digitised. Total duration of recording 4 minutes 58 seconds.

Conditions Governing Access

A copy of the recording has been transferred to CD for users to listen to