A Victorian Scandal: The Rudest Book in Britain
Victorian society is often viewed as buttoned up and prudish. Historian and author Dr Fern Riddell holds the opposite view and takes us on a journey deep into Victorian culture.
Dr Fern Riddell is a young historian and author who goes back to the archives to challenge more traditional historical views of Victorian society.
Her investigation into a sensational Victorian high court trial, which took place in 1877, sheds new light on the ‘no sex please, we are British’ cliché often associated with Victorian England.
|Interviewed Guest||Lesley Hall|
|Interviewed Guest||Tanya Kirk|
|Interviewed Guest||Matthew Sweet|
|Interviewed Guest||Kate Williams|
|Executive Producer||Ed Stobart|
|Executive Producer||Emma Parkins|