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Front Row [26/03/2010]

Synopsis
Radio arts review programme presented by Mark Lawson. Lawson interviews James Shapiro, whose book Contested Will: Who Wrote Shakespeare? (2010) looks at the various conspiracy theories surrounding the identity of the playwright, from Francis Bacon to the Earl of Oxford to Christopher Marlow.
Series
Front Row
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
26 Mar 2010 at 19:15 (Channel: BBC Radio 4)
Duration
30 mins

Credits

Contributor
James Shapiro; Mark Lawson

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Authorship

Notes

Notes
For more programme information see http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00rd944 (accessed 5/2010)
Textual information
James Shapiro, CONTESTED WILL: Who wrote Shakespeare? (London: Faber, 2010).
Reviews
Source: Radio Times, BBC programme information

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
Name

Learning on Screen Off-Air Recording Back-up Service

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7393 1514
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
For Learning on Screen Members only
77 Wells Street
London
W1T 3QJ

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