David and Hilary Crystal

Wordsmiths and Warriors

Hay Festival 2014, Friday 30 May 2014, 1pm - The Telegraph Stage

David and Hilary Crystal

From King Alfred and the Normans to Chaucer, Shakespeare and Wordsworth, this fabulously entertaining guide to the English language unites the warriors whose invasions transformed the language with the poets, scholars and reformers who helped create its character. 

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This event is available to listen. Please pay to download or stream.Price: £1.00 

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