Topping and Company presents: An evening with Natalie Haynes

Topping and Company presents: An evening with Natalie Haynes
  • Topping & Company Booksellers of Bath, The Paragon, Bath, BA1 5LS
    Topping & Company Booksellers of Bath
    The Paragon Bath , BA1 5LS UNITED KINGDOM
  • 08/09/2017 20:00 - 08/09/2017 20:00

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.

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.