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7 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Piers Plowman. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Piers Plowman, often where they are interviewed.

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7 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Piers Plowman. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Piers Plowman, often where they are interviewed.

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Episode 124: Piers Plowman and the Peasant Revolt

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The 14th century poem called Piers Plowman has intrigued and perplexed readers for over six centuries. In the 14th century, it was embraced by peasants who used it as inspiration in their struggle against the upper classes of England. That … Continue reading →
Apr 24 2019 · 1hr 9mins
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Fair Field: Piers Plowman's Truth – books podcast

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In the last of three original podcasts based on William Langland’s poem, our hero goes in search of an ideal Truth. But what does that mean?
Jun 21 2017 · 12mins
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Fair Field: Piers Plowman's world of work - books podcast

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In the second of three original podcasts, William Langland’s 14th-century poem is brought into focus against a contemporary backdrop of precarious labour
Jun 21 2017 · 12mins
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Fair Field: Piers Plowman's dreamworld - books podcast

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In episode one of a three-part series, the medieval ‘poem of crisis’ reveals a world of inequality, corruption and spiritual malaise that is all too familiar
Jun 21 2017 · 14mins
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Piers Plowman

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Kate Wiles talks to Lawrence Warner about the origins of the Middle English narrative poem Piers Plowman.

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Apr 28 2015 · 12mins
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Piers Plowman

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Kate Wiles talks to Lawrence Warner about the origins of the Middle English narrative poem Piers Plowman.

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Apr 28 2015 · 12mins
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Feasting and Fun in Piers Plowman

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By Derek Pearsall, part of Feast and Famine: 2013-2014 CMRS Lecture Series
Nov 22 2013 · 1hr 5mins