BBC Scotland project showcases migrant voices on the Olympics

Project by BBC Scotland and the Scottish Poetry Library around the themes of migrant voices and the Olympic games.

The programme will be broadcast on BBC Radio Scotland and involves the reading of a from each of the 205 countries competing in the Games over the course of 2012. Each poem will be read by a person from the country featured as the subject of that day’s poem.  The broadcasts will also be available on BBC iPlayer and online.

The schedule for the radio broadcasts involves a first broadcast for each poem at 05:28 Mon – Friday,

09:58 Sat-Sun, as well as 08:58 Sunday at 0858 at the end of ‘Sunday Morning’.