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Courage

Synopsis
BBC World Service series discussing Shakespeare’s language and how many of his phrases are in current use. The edition on courage discusses "A tower of strength", "once more unto breach" and "band of brothers" and "cowards die many times before their deaths" which was a favourite line of Nelson Mandela’s. Presented by Robin Lustig, with academic Kate Rumbold and actor Ray Fearon.
Series
Shakespeare Speaks
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
28 Apr 2016 at 16:20 (Channel: BBC World Service)
Duration
6 mins

Credits

Contributor
Kate Rumbold; Ray Fearon; Robert Lustig

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama; English language and literature
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Online Availability

Online URL
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p03rpf7g#play
Online price
free

Production Company

Name

BBC World Service

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