The Mill On The Floss

The latest episode in the excellent radio series The Secret Life of Books focuses on George Eliot’s The Mill On The Floss.

Fiona Shaw explores the background to the novel, including the scandal surrounding the author Mary Ann Evans’ unusual marital status which caused her to write under a male pseudonym, and how this is played out in the novel itself.

To listen to the episode go to:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b06kxw9l/the-secret-life-of-books-series-2-3-the-mill-on-the-floss

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