What Would Richard III Have Sounded Like? (audio) University of Leicester Share Print E-Mail Loading audio... Caption Dr. Philip Shaw from the University of Leicester School of English speaks to the University's Press Office about what Richard III would have sounded like during his lifetime. With the use of two letters with notes from Richard III himself, Dr Shaw delves deeper into what the man was really like. Both letters provide a sneak peek into the world of Richard III's language, spelling and grammar. Credit University of Leicester Usage Restrictions Use only with credit Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.