Episode 9: Kenwood House + Mary Lennox

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This episode we recount our visit to Kenwood House in Hampstead, the home of Dido Elizabeth Belle, and our heroine is sulky gardening queen Mary Lennox from The Secret Garden. A lovely explainer on Amma Asante's Belle, which we discuss at length: http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/features/belle-the-film-which-sheds-light-on-a-radical-episode-in-the-abolition-of-slavery-9461810.html COLIN FROM THE SECRET GARDEN IS THE WORST: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kS-Ni3vzXSs

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