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A History of the World: Object 101

Ten years on from the Radio 4 series, "A History of The World in 100 Objects", Neil MacGregor asks which object from 2020 would best encapsulate our modern age.

Ten years on from the ground-breaking Radio 4 series, "A History of The World in 100 Objects", former director of the British Museum Neil MacGregor looks back at the impact of the series, on how storytelling in museums has changed over a turbulent decade and asks which object from 2020 would best encapsulate our modern age.

Producer: Paul Kobrak

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38 minutes

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Wed 30 Dec 2020 11:00

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  • Christmas Day 2020 13:15
  • Wed 30 Dec 2020 11:00

Shakespeare's Restless World

Shakespeare's Restless World

Neil MacGregor uncovers Shakespeare's world through twenty objects.

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