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ABC Radio National

Arts, Literature

BooksPlus is the one-stop destination for bibliophiles, a digest of the week’s best interviews about books and writing across RN.

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1606: William Shakespeare and the year of Lear

November 22nd, 2015

Episode 244 of 519 episodes

Shakespeare scholar and literary historian James Shapiro argues that 1606 was one hell of a year. It was tumultuous for England and highly productive for the Bard.

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