Jenni Murray: A History of the World in 21 Women
Monday, 1st October 2018
The inimitable Dame Jenni Murray celebrates great women from around the world – rescuing some from obscurity and shining a new light on familiar names. She has met and interviewed many of the women featured.
Encompassing artists, politicians, activists, reporters and heads of state from the past and present, ‘A History of the World in 21 Women’ celebrates the lives, struggles and achievements of women who have had a profound impact on the shaping of our world.
Jenni Murray has been at the helm of BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour for over twenty years. She will also talk about the programme’s 64-year history and her most engaging and most terrifying interviewees.