Maps with Peter Barber (Ep 217)

Maps with Peter Barber (Ep 217)

Unlock detailed show notes & bonus episodes by becoming a patron. This website contains affiliate links. Welcome to Episode 217 of That Shakespeare Life, the podcast that goes behind the curtain and into the real life and history of William Shakespeare....
Medlars with Neil Buttery (Ep 215)

Medlars with Neil Buttery (Ep 215)

This website contains affiliate links. Unlock detailed show notes with visual content not available on the audio and support our show directly by becoming a patron. Five times in Shakespeare’s works he refers to a specific plant called a Medlar. In As You Like...
Banbury Cheese with Helen Forde (Ep 214)

Banbury Cheese with Helen Forde (Ep 214)

This website contains affiliate links. Unlock detailed show notes with visual content not available on the audio and support our show directly by becoming a patron. In William Shakespeare’s play, Merry Wives of Windsor, Bardolph declares “You Banbury Cheese!” as an...
John Caius with Vivian Nutton (Ep 213)

John Caius with Vivian Nutton (Ep 213)

This website contains affiliate links. Access bonus history content and support the show by becoming a patron. John Caius was a prominent medical professional in the 16th century. A staunch adherent to the teachings of Galen, who himself was the ultimate...