Friday, October 19, 2007


A YEAR IN THE LIFE OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE by James Shapiro Read by the author

Shapiro mixes critical analysis, political and stage history, and his own wonderful readings from HENRY V, JULIUS CAESAR and others. His blunt American tones sound raw compared to the elegant enunciations of most Shakespeare recordings, but he conveys better than anyone the vigor, bustle, and commercial necessity of so much of Shakespeare's life and work.

Read AudioFile's full review and bibliographic info here.

Listen to the excerpt now (no download required). Time 3:40

Download the excerpt as an mp3 file. Size: 2.1 MB

Add the Earshot! podcast feed to your RSS Reader and have the show delivered automatically (copy this link to your RSS reader).

Subscribe to the podcast directly in iTunes.

Get iTunes for Windows or Mac here. Free!

Comments: Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home

This page is powered by Blogger. Isn't yours?