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Professor defends authenticity of Shakespeare poem

Title
Professor defends authenticity of Shakespeare poem
Genre
News report; Interview; Poetry
TX Date
25 Apr 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:02:14
Description
The Oxford don who claims to have discovered an unpublished Shakespeare poem is angrily dismissing suggestions that he has mounted a publicity stunt. He insists that the verse is the work of the Bard, and not that of John Marston. Lisa Hampele has been listening to Professor Peter Levi’s arguments.
Contributors
Lisa Hampele; Peter Levi
Keywords
Poems; William Shakespeare; Authorship; John Marston

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