Lucy Rayfield on laughter, comedy and culture in 16th-century France and Italy
ABL #42, 2 June, 2020
Lucy Rayfield tells us what made French and Italian audiences laugh, the issues of studying a period of theatre history unfamiliar even to scholars, wars, patronage, money and ‘turbulent imitation’.
- Lucy Rayfield
- Lecturer in Italian at University of Bristol
- Andy Kesson
- A Bit Lit host