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Giants of 18th-21st century literature - Tall tales with Susannah Fullerton and Irina Dunn

Giants of 18th-21st century literature - Tall tales with Susannah Fullerton and Irina Dunn

In the Tall tales series, Susannah Fullerton then Irina Dunn present lectures on some of the literary giants of the last few hundred years.

Image: Henry Wallis Dr Johnson 1709–84 at Cave’s the Publisher 1854 (detail), private collection / Bridgeman Images

8 Tracks
01 Susannah Fullerton: 'Robinson Crusoe' by Daniel Defoe
02 Susannah Fullerton: 'Pamela' by Samuel Richardson
03 Susannah Fullerton: 'A dictionary of the English language' by Dr Samuel Johnson
04 Susannah Fullerton: 'The life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, gentleman' by Laurence Sterne
05 Susannah Fullerton: 'Evelina' by Frances Burney
06 Irina Dunn: A literary tradition - Tolstoy and his great-grandniece Tolstaya
07 Irina Dunn: The epic novel - Pasternak and Aksyonov
08 Irina Dunn: The Russian short story - Chekhov, Petrushevskaya and Ulitskaya