Stellar actress Miriam Margolyes (Harry Potter, The Age of Innocence, Blackadder) reads from and discusses the latest novel by her old friend, world-renowned Cambridge academic and literary biographer Janet Todd. In Don’t You Know There’s a War On? Janet addresses social change, imperial decline and class anxiety in post-war Britain from the perspective of a thorny and claustrophobic mother-daughter relationship.
From the Lockdown Literary Festival. 22 May 2020.