Recorded near Reading on Pancake Day, Charles Adrian is joined for the 86th Second-Hand Book Factory by comedian, podcaster, graphic designer and voice-over artist Iszi Lawrence. They talk dendrophilia, a woman who sits at one of the crossroads of European history and the danger of hope.
You can find an article about dendrophilia on Wikipedia here.
You can find an article about Eleanor of Aquitaine on Wikipedia here.
You can find an article about the Rupert The Bear controversy in the Telegraph here.
Episode released: 26th April, 2016.
A Melon For Ecstasy by John Fortune and John Wells
Eleanor of Aquitaine by Alison Weir
How Mumbo-Jumbo Conquered The World by Francis Wheen