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Elizabethan True Crime

Synopsis
Podcast. Thomas Jones talks to Charles Nicholl about the craze in the 1590s for plays representing real-life murder on the London stage, from the first known example, Arden of Faversham, to the genreā€™s influence on Hamlet, Macbeth and, perhaps, the death of Christopher Marlowe.
Series
Lrb Podcast, The
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Transmission details
2 Nov 2021
Duration
49 mins

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama; Shakespeare
Keywords
Elizabethan drama

Online Availability

Online URL
https://www.lrb.co.uk/podcasts-and-videos/podcasts/the-lrb-podcast/elizabethan-true-crime
Online format
Streamed

Related

Name

London Review of Books

Email
http://www.lrb.co.uk/contacts/form
Web
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Phone
020 7209 1141
Address
28 Little Russell Street
London
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