Ep. 46: Jean - A Drama Documentary

Writer JEAN RHYS (1890-1979) is best known for her award-winning novel 'Wide Sargasso Sea'. In the later part of her life, she lived in Cheriton Fitzpaine. In this drama documentary - written and presented by MARY STEPHENSON from Colebrooke - we hear about Mary's experiences of helping Jean work on her autobiography.


First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2009

Produced by Sara Davies

Jean played by Merelina Kendall

Photo courtesy of National Portrait Gallery