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A Point of View - In Praise of Birmingham

David Cannadine defends his home city of Birmingham against a slur in Jane Austen's Emma by celebrating its past and its current cultural renaissance.

David Cannadine defends his home city of Birmingham against a slur in Jane Austen's "Emma" as, "not a place to promise much", by celebrating its heritage and its current cultural renaissance. Producer: Sheila Cook.

  • Broadcast on BBC Radio 4, 8:50AM Sun, 17 Feb 2013
  • Available until 12:00AM Thu, 1 Jan 2099
  • First broadcast BBC Radio 4, 8:50PM Fri, 15 Feb 2013
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  • Duration 10 minutes

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