The Essay | When Shakespeare Travelled with Me

Islam Issa reflects on his own encounters with Shakespearean understanding in the Arab world, from peasant knowledge to pop, and he looks back at a poets' debate in 1916 Egypt.


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  • Type: Factual
  • Channel: BBC Radio 3
  • Duration: 13'25''
  • Broadcast date: 2018

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