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Man Booker Prize Awardee Recasts Complex 'Merchant of Venice' Character

February 6th, 2016

Episode 452 of 550 episodes

In "Shylock Is My Name," Howard Jacobson re-imagines one of Shakespeare's most thought-provoking characters. Scott Simon asks Jacobson about it.

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