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Wole Soyinka: Climate of Fear: 2004

Nobel Prize-winning poet and playwright Wole Soyinka examines what we are afraid of and whether fear itself could be the greatest danger to the fabric of society.

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I am Right; You are Dead

5/5 In his final Reith Lecture, Wole Soyinka examines the causes and impact of fanaticism.

Wed 5 May 2004 09:00 BBC Radio 4

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    Download the Reith Lectures by Wole Soyinka via the Reith Lectures Archive 1976 - 2010 podcast. There is also a podcast featuring broadcasts from 1948 - 1975.

    Download the Reith Lectures 1976 - 2010

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