Faith, Fact And Fiction

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930901]

Rosemary Hartill looks at the turbulent political, literary and spiritual life of Dr Jonathan Swift , 18th-century Dean of St Patrick's, Dublin. Reader Bryan Murray. Producer Amanda Hancox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930901]

Unknown: Rosemary Hartill

Unknown: Dr Jonathan Swift

Reader: Bryan Murray.

Producer: Amanda Hancox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930908]

John Donne 's life was turbulent. He faced religious persecution, serious illness, unemployment and poverty. Rosemary Hartill looks at how he wrote some of his best poetry and prose. Reader Garard Green. Producer Amanda Hancox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930908]

Unknown: John Donne

Unknown: Rosemary Hartill

Reader: Garard Green.

Producer: Amanda Hancox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930915]

Parliamentary reporter, thinker, poet and essayist, Dr Samuel Johnson has entertained and provoked millions. Rosemary Hartill explores his religious beliefs, which profoundly influenced his writings. Reader John Wells. Producer Amanda Hancox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930915]

Unknown: Dr Samuel Johnson

Unknown: Rosemary Hartill

Reader: John Wells.

Producer: Amanda Hancox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930922]

Rosemary Hartill looks at how Charlotte Bronte's rebellious attitude to Victorian religion coloured her novels. Reader Dorothy Tutin.

Producer Amanda Hancox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930922]

Unknown: Rosemary Hartill

Reader: Dorothy Tutin.

Producer: Amanda Hancox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930929]

Rosemary Hartill looks at how George Eliot 's agnostic beliefs shaped her novels. Reader Jane Lapotaire. Producer Amanda Hancox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930929]

Unknown: Rosemary Hartill

Unknown: George Eliot

Reader: Jane Lapotaire.

Producer: Amanda Hancox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931006]

Graham Greene was often referred to as a "Catholic" novelist, a term he loathed, preferring "agnostic" instead. Inthelast programme in this series Rosemary Hartill looks at Greene's ambiguous spiritual life. Reader Dominic Letts. Producer Amanda Hancox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931006]

Unknown: Graham Greene

Unknown: Rosemary Hartill

Reader: Dominic Letts.

Producer: Amanda Hancox