Our Topic – The Bard of Avon and the Church of Rome
Joseph Pearce presents a stimulating and vivid biography of the world's most revered writer that is sure to be controversial. Shakespeare is not only one of the greatest figures in human history, he is also one of the most controversial and one of the most elusive. He is famous and yet almost unknown. Who was he? What were his beliefs? Can we really understand his plays and his poetry if we don't know the man who wrote them? Pearce strives to separate historical fact from fiction about the beloved Bard.