Twelfth Night, gender and cross-dressing
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Twelfth Night, gender and cross-dressing

Clip from Shakespeare Uncovered

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Globe actors and critics discuss the way William Shakespeare plays with gender and cross-dressing in declarations of love.

Globe actors and critics discuss the way William Shakespeare plays with gender and cross-dressing in declarations of love.

William Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge
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William Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge

Clip from A Poet's Guide To Britain

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Residents read Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge and critics discuss his vision of London and landscape.

Residents read Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge and critics discuss his vision of London and landscape.

Spacecraft 2000-2100 AD, a retrospective
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Spacecraft 2000-2100 AD, a retrospective

Clip from Human Universe with Brian Cox

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Brian Cox revisits one of his favourite books from his childhood, Stewart Cowley's Spacecraft 20002100 AD, and considers how different it is to reality.

Brian Cox revisits one of his favourite books from his childhood, Stewart Cowley's Spacecraft 20002100 AD, and considers how different it is to reality.

Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge
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Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge

Clip from A Poet's Guide To Britain

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A reading of William Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge with critics discussing his vision of London and landscape.

A reading of William Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge with critics discussing his vision of London and landscape.

The Gruffalo
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The Gruffalo

Clip from The Gruffalo

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A mouse uses his brain to outsmart his predators and learns there really is a Gruffalo.

A mouse uses his brain to outsmart his predators and learns there really is a Gruffalo.

Shakespeare still relevant today
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Shakespeare still relevant today

Clip from Behind the News Special

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It's been hundreds of years since William Shakespeare was alive and yet, we're still reading his work and performing his plays. You ever wonder why Find out about how ...

It's been hundreds of years since William Shakespeare was alive and yet, we're still reading his work and performing his plays. You ever wonder why Find out about how influential Shakespeare was including a number of words and famous phrases he invented and why his work still resonates in modern times.

William Blake's The Tyger
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William Blake's The Tyger

Clip from Arrows Of Desire

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A reader recites Blake's The Tyger and critics discuss the composition and significance of the poem.

A reader recites Blake's The Tyger and critics discuss the composition and significance of the poem.

Oscar Wilde's The Ballad Of Reading Gaol
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Oscar Wilde's The Ballad Of Reading Gaol

Clip from Arrows Of Desire

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A reader recites part of Wilde's The Ballad Of Reading Gaol and critics discuss the composition and significance of the poem.

A reader recites part of Wilde's The Ballad Of Reading Gaol and critics discuss the composition and significance of the poem.

Judith Wright introduction
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Judith Wright introduction

Clip from IOU: Judith Wright

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Australian poet Judith Wright's childhood is briefly discussed, with a rare interview and a reading of "For New England".

Australian poet Judith Wright's childhood is briefly discussed, with a rare interview and a reading of "For New England".

Gender in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night
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Gender in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night

Clip from Shakespeare Uncovered

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Globe actors and critics discuss gender and actor cross-dressing in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night.

Globe actors and critics discuss gender and actor cross-dressing in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night.

Matthew Arnold's Dover Beach
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Matthew Arnold's Dover Beach

Clip from A Poet's Guide To Britain

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Arnold's SelfDependence is linked to Dover Beach, or the poet's thoughts on growing up to his reflection on change.

Arnold's SelfDependence is linked to Dover Beach, or the poet's thoughts on growing up to his reflection on change.

Harry Potter's 20th anniversary
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Harry Potter's 20th anniversary

Clip from Behind the News

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Jake Evans reports on the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in 1997 and meets some children who explain what they like about the ...

Jake Evans reports on the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in 1997 and meets some children who explain what they like about the books and movies.

The Beauty Of Books
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The Beauty Of Books: Medieval Masterpieces

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS January 14, 2012

History

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From the first bibles to medieval masterpieces like Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, and from children's stories such as Alice in Wonderland to the beauty of the humble paperback, ...

From the first bibles to medieval masterpieces like Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, and from children's stories such as Alice in Wonderland to the beauty of the humble paperback, this series combines human stories, expert interviews and historic archive, to reveal the astonishing beauty of books.

The Beauty Of Books
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The Beauty Of Books: Illustrated Wonderlands

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS January 28, 2012

History

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From the first bibles to medieval masterpieces like Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, and from childrens' stories such as Alice in Wonderland to the beauty of the humble paperback, ...

From the first bibles to medieval masterpieces like Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, and from childrens' stories such as Alice in Wonderland to the beauty of the humble paperback, this series combines human stories, expert interviews and historic archive, to reveal the astonishing beauty of books.

The Beauty Of Books
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The Beauty Of Books: Paperback Writer

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS January 21, 2012

History

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From the first bibles to medieval masterpieces like Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, and from children's stories such as Alice in Wonderland to the beauty of the humble paperback, ...

From the first bibles to medieval masterpieces like Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, and from children's stories such as Alice in Wonderland to the beauty of the humble paperback, this series combines human stories, expert interviews and historic archive, to reveal the astonishing beauty of books.

Play School Story Time
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Play School Story Time: Too Many Pears with Kumi Taguchi

ABC Comedy / Kids December 11, 2017

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ABC News presenter Kumi Taguchi swaps the news desk for the Story Time couch to read Jackie French and illustrator Bruce Whatley's beloved story about Pamela the cow, Too Many ...

ABC News presenter Kumi Taguchi swaps the news desk for the Story Time couch to read Jackie French and illustrator Bruce Whatley's beloved story about Pamela the cow, Too Many Pears.

Play School Story Time
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Play School Story Time: Where Is Bear? with Nakkiah Lui

ABC2/Kids August 22, 2017

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Have you seen bear? Help writer/actor Nakkiah Lui and Play School's Big Ted find 'Bear' in Jonathan Bentley's adventurous and endearing picture book Where Is Bear?

Have you seen bear? Help writer/actor Nakkiah Lui and Play School's Big Ted find 'Bear' in Jonathan Bentley's adventurous and endearing picture book Where Is Bear?

Play School Story Time
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Play School Story Time: Josephine Wants to Dance with Ellia Green

ABC Comedy/Kids December 17, 2017

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Join Australian women's rugby sevens star, Ellia Green, and Play School's Joey as they read a story about dreams, believing in yourself and a dancing kangaroo. Tune in for ...

Join Australian women's rugby sevens star, Ellia Green, and Play School's Joey as they read a story about dreams, believing in yourself and a dancing kangaroo. Tune in for Josephine Wants to Dance.