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Contemporary Satire – Part of a Great Tradition?

Craig Brown and Posy Simmonds in conversation with Professor John Mullan (University College London)

Is contemporary satire any more biting and cruel than the satire of the Elizabethans or the Augustans? John Mullan leads a discussion on the nature of modern satire with the acclaimed parodist and Private Eye diarist Craig Brown and the cartoonist and illustrator Posy Simmonds.