Front Row | James Shapiro on Shakespeare

James Shapiro will be discussing 1599: A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare, his portrait of the most impactful year of Shakespeare's life during which he wrote Henry V, Julius Caesar, As You Like It and, most remarkably, Hamlet.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Factual
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Duration: 42'12''
  • Broadcast date: 2023

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

  • BBC Logo
  • Shakespeare Archive Resource