The White Bird Passes (1980)

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Profile of writer Jessie Kesson, with a dramatised version of the life she portrayed in her autobiography The White Bird Passes, and an interview with her, now living in London and working as a social worker.

The WHITE BIRD PASSES takes place in Elgin, NE Scotland, during the 1920s, and tells the story of Janie, the nine year old daughter of the local prostitute.

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