Prophetic writing | Simon Schama Meets

Coincidently, the TV version of ''The Handmaid's Tale'' came out shortly after Trump was elected in 2016. This poignancy has been dubbed as prophetic of Atwood; she responds to this claim.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'39''
  • Broadcast year: 2022
Curriculum Connection
  • English Literature | 20th-century texts | The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood | Theme

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Simon Schama Meets
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: Margaret Atwood