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Title Talk and more talk / written by Bruce Paddington, Christopher Laird, Tony Hall and Ken Corsbie ; directed and produced by Bruce Paddington, Christopher Laird and Tony Hall
Published Trinidad and Tobago : Banyan, 1991
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (29 min.)
Series Ethnographic video online, volume 1
Caribbean eye
Summary Much of Caribbean culture is oral. This video investigates oral “literature” in the region and includes the work of many of the Caribbean's best oral performers and “composers.” It features Louise Bennett, Paul Keens-Douglas, Edward Brathwaite, Michael Smith, Mutabaruka, Jeannette Layne-Clarke, Bruce St. John, and Dennis “Sprangalang” Hall
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed Mar. 12, 2014)
Previously released as DVD
This edition in English
Subject Communication in folklore -- Caribbean Area.
Folk literature -- Caribbean Area.
Oral tradition -- Caribbean Area.
Storytelling -- Caribbean Area.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Paddington, Bruce, author of screenplay, director, producer
Laird, Christopher, author of screenplay, director, producer
Hall, Tony, author of screenplay, director, producer
Corsbie, Ken, author of screenplay, narrator