Reading in Gilead | Front Row Late

Margaret Atwood ponders on the powerful tool that is reading and books, in relation to breaking the power of totalitarianism.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 1'26''
  • Broadcast year: 2019
Curriculum Connection
  • English Literature | 20th-century texts | The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood | Setting

Licence: ERA Licence required


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

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Front Row Late
  • Series: 5
  • Episode: When Mary Beard Met Margaret Atwood