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Being the Brontës

Synopsis
Martha Kearney is joined by author Helen Oyeyemi and journalist Lucy Mangan to mark the 200th anniversary of Charlotte Brontë's birth by exploring the life and times of the author and her siblings Emily and Anne. [59 minutes]
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Subjects
English language and literature
Keywords
Brontë family; English literature; novelists; Brontë, Emily; Brontë, Anne; Brontë, Charlotte; novels

Online availability

URI
https://store.bbc.com/being-the-brontes
Price
£1.89
Delivery
Streamed/Download

Credits

Director
Linda Sands
Producer
John Das
Contributor
Helen Oyeyemi; Lucy Mangan; Martha Kearney

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Distributor

Name

BBC Store

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Notes
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