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Based on Life Class by Pat Barker

Pat Barker won the Booker prize in 1995 for her novel The Ghost Road, the last in her Regeneration trilogy set during the First World War. Five years ago she returned to the Great War with the first in her new trilogy Life Class, based around the students studying at The Slade School for Art.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Analysis
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Duration: 27'41''
  • Broadcast date: 2012

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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