James Naughtie

On the Road

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Wed 13th May 2020 Start Time: 8:15 pm End Time: 9:15 pm

The Shakespeare Centre


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The veteran broadcaster takes us Stateside and considers America, from Presidents Nixon through to Trump, telling the story of a country built on a dream and asking what it means to be an American today. James ‘Jim’ Naughtie, who presented Today on BBC Radio 4 for 21 years, is a special correspondent for BBC News and one of the best - known voices on radio. He has written books on politics and music and published his first novel, The Madness of July, in 2014. He presents BBC Radio 4’s Book Club and BBC 4’s Meet the Author.

'Absorbing and wonderfully perceptive' Bill Bryson

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