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Charles Dickens: Celebrity Author - Audio

Charles Dickens: Celebrity Author - Audio

The Open University

Charles Dickens was not only the most famous writer of his day, but, during the second half of his career, also a prominent public figure known through his readings and speeches. He cultivated, and relished, a close relationship with the vast audiences who came to hear him, in towns and cities throughout Britain, and in the USA. His readings appealed to his own deep instinct in support of the development of the imagination of the people, and also acknowledged the common Victorian pastime of domestic literary recitation. As an actor he took on the visage and gestures as well as the voice of his characters; audiences were spellbound.

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How many episodes does Charles Dickens: Celebrity Author - Audio have?

Charles Dickens: Celebrity Author - Audio currently has 10 episodes available.

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The podcast is about Acting, Performance, Courses, Podcasts, Books, Education, Arts and Theatre.

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The episode title 'The First Public Reading 1853' is the most popular.

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The average episode length on Charles Dickens: Celebrity Author - Audio is 14 minutes.

When was the first episode of Charles Dickens: Celebrity Author - Audio?

The first episode of Charles Dickens: Celebrity Author - Audio was released on Feb 3, 2012.

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