The Children of Jocasta is a vivid and bold re-imagining of an ancient story. Natalie Haynes captivating retelling of the Oedipus and Antigone stories with previously neglected female characters taking centre stage, plunges us into the hearts of Sophoclean tragedy, and offers a stunning re-imagination of the doomed lives of Jocosta and Ismene.
Topping & Company Booksellers of Bath
The Paragon Bath
08/09/2017 20:00:00 - 08/09/2017 20:00:00
Natalie Haynes is a writer and broadcaster. She is the author of The Amber Fury, which was shortlisted for the Scottish Crime Book of the Year award, and a non-fiction book about Ancient History, The Ancient Guide to Modern Life. She has written and presented two series of the BBC Radio 4 show, Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics. In 2015, she was awarded the Classical Association Prize for her work in bringing Classics to a wider audience.