Recreating Anne Frank: the diary debate

Anne Frank at School at the age of 12 (© Anne Frank Zentrum, Berlin)

From its first publication to the plays, films and dispute surrounding the ownership of her name, Anne Frank’s diary continues to stir up controversy. David Swatling investigates the history and debate surrounding one of the world’s most popular books: The Anne Frank Diary.

Producer: David Swatling

Broadcast: April 23, 1998