Book of the Week | 2: William Shakespeare and the Year of Lear

King Lear

The impact of the Gunpowder Plot of late 1605 has implications for contemporary playwrights.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Factual, Plays
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Duration: 15'00''
  • Broadcast date: 2015

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

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