How do we approach offensive language in texts from previous times?
Be aware that this episode includes discussion of prejudice, slurs and “of its time” attitudes and language.
Mentioned in this episode:
— The Sign of the Four by Arthur Conan Doyle, introduction by Shafquat Towheed
— And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
— The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie
— Three Act Tragedy by Agatha Christie
— Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie
Mentioned Shedunnit episodes:
— A Mysterious Glossary
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