October 16th, 2016
Episode 201 of 240 episodes
How well do you know Shakespeare’s the Tempest? Miranda, Prospero, Caliban . . . an island? It’s been told and retold many times, its meaning remade according to its listeners. For Canadian writer Margaret Atwood, that meant turning it into a story set in a prison. She’s a bit obsessed with prisons in her writing, she reckons...and here's another one.