Charles Dickens: A Brain on Fire! 🔥

The Old Curiosity Shop: with Claire Wood

September 09, 2022 Dominic Gerrard Episode 15
Charles Dickens: A Brain on Fire! 🔥
The Old Curiosity Shop: with Claire Wood
Show Notes

Dominic is Joined by the brilliant Dr. Claire Wood, who is a lecturer in Victorian Literature at the University of Leicester and a former research associate at the University of York. Claire’s writing on Dickens includes: Dickens and the Business of Death, published by Cambridge University Press. Claire is also a founder of the Dickens Code which seeks to crack the mysteries of Dickens’ unique form of shorthand - a project that has just been nominated for a Times Education Award ..

Also joining us to read extracts from The Old Curiosity Shop  the excellent actor, Gunnar Cauthery.

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Host: Dominic Gerrard
Series Artwork: Léna Gibert
Original Music: Dominic Gerrard

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