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Apr 25, 2014 | Financial Times

A walk with the FT: The Holborn route with Peter Ackroyd

I'm meeting Peter Ackroyd on Doughty Street in London outside the former home of Charles Dickens.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

BBC News

AUDIO: Chaplin 'a global celebrity'

Charlie Chaplin was "one of the most significant figures in the 20th century, and arguably a figure of world history", biographer Peter Ackroyd has said.

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Fri Jan 17, 2014

The Globe and Mail

How Dickens's mistress lost her cloak of invisibility for all time

The real Ellen Ternan, Charles Dickens's much-younger long-time mistress, and the title character in the new film The Invisible Woman.

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Fri Jan 03, 2014

KQED

NPR Film: Orbiting Dickens, An 'Invisible Woman' Or Two

The Invisible Woman is slow to build - but worth its wait in gold. A little over halfway through, this terrific drama bears fiercely down on the steep cost of being two of the significant women in the gilded life of Charles Dickens.

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Tue Dec 24, 2013

National Public Radio

Orbiting Dickens, An 'Invisible Woman' Or Two

The Invisible Woman is slow to build - but worth its wait in gold. A little over halfway through, this terrific drama bears fiercely down on the steep cost of being two of the significant women in the gilded life of Charles Dickens.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Joanna Scanlan

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