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Shakespeare’s Bookshelf

Synopsis
BBC Radio 3’s arts and ideas series offering extended interviews and debate. Rana Mitter is joined by Edith Hall, Nandini Das and Beatrice Groves to explore the books which inspired Shakespeare from the Bible and classical stories to the writing of some of Shakespeare’s contemporaries.
Series
Free Thinking
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
26 Apr 2016 at 22:00 (Channel: BBC Radio 3)
Duration
45 mins

Credits

Producer
Torquil Macleod
Contributor
Beatrice Groves; Edith Hall; Nandini Das; Rana Mitter

Additional Details

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

Notes

General
Part of BBC Radio’s The Sounds of Shakespeare broadcasting live all weekend from a pop-up studio at The Other Place foyer, with free ticketed events on stage in The Other Place Studio Theatre.

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

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