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Colm Tóibín reads from his incisive new book on literary fathers. Today, William Wilde is engulfed in a court case which foreshadows his son Oscar's trial 30 years later.

Colm Tóibín reads from his incisive new book on literary fathers. Today, William Wilde is engulfed in a court case which, strangely, foreshadows the famous trial which had such devastating consequences for his son, Oscar, some thirty years later.

Abridged by Richard Hamilton
Produced by Elizabeth Allard

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