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Is Shakespeare History? The Romans

Synopsis
Melvyn Bragg and his guests Jonathan Bate, Catherine Steel and Patrick Gray discuss Shakespeare’s versions of Roman history in Titus Andronicus, Julius Caesar, Coriolanus and parts of Antony and Cleopatra.
Series
In Our Time
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
18 Oct 2018 at 09:00 (Channel: BBC Radio 4)
Duration
30 mins

Credits

Producer
Simon Tillotson
Contributor
Catherine Steel; Jonathan Bate; Melvyn Bragg; Patrick Gray

Additional Details

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

Notes

Notes
Episodes archived and available for listening at http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qykl/episodes/player (accessed 09/2018).

Online Availability

Online URL
https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0000qnh
Online format
Streamed/Download

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

Distributor

Name

BBC iPlayer

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