Snakes! Sacred And Profane

Episodes

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Throughout history, snakes have been symbols of both religious belief and sexuality, inspiring mixed emotions of horror, fear, admiration and reverence.

What is it about them that stirs the deepest recesses of the human psyche? Contributors include psychoanalysts Ann Baring and Andrew Samuels , male exotic speciality act Terry Brannigan , snake keeper Jack Comey , egyptologist Rosalie David , and anthropologist

Stephen Hugh-Jones. Original music based on snake sounds by Peter Howell of the BBC

Radiophonic Workshop. Producer Edwina Wolstencroft

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Unknown: Andrew Samuels

Unknown: Terry Brannigan

Unknown: Jack Comey

Unknown: Rosalie David

Unknown: Stephen Hugh-Jones

Unknown: Peter Howell

Producer: Edwina Wolstencroft