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Today: Today: What Hardy's West Country meant

May 1st, 2015

Episode 327 of 1273 episodes

Today Far From the Madding Crowd gets its full cinema release in the UK. Justin discusses art and culture in the West Country and why Hardy's work reflected the countryside he lived in. Professor Angelique Richardson is a Thomas Hardy expert at Exeter University and Penelope Shuttle is a poet.