Proms | The Handmaid’s Tale

Based on The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

Veteran war reporter Kate Adie and novelist Aminatta Forna discuss Margaret Atwood's groundbreaking feminist novel, 'The Handmaid's Tale', twenty five years after its publication, in which a religious revolution has overthrown the American government.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Analysis
  • Channel: BBC Radio 3
  • Duration: 20'26''
  • Broadcast date: 2012

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

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