Ways With Words Festival - Natalie Haynes: A Dysfunctional Family

Ways With Words Festival - Natalie Haynes: A Dysfunctional Family
  • Ways With Words, Ways With Words, Droridge Farm, Dartington, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 6JG
    Ways With Words
    Ways With Words Droridge Farm Dartington Totnes, Devon TQ9 6JG UNITED KINGDOM
  • 15/08/2017 10:00 - 15/08/2017 10:00

Classicist and comedian, Natalie Haynes, reimagines the Oedipus and Antigone stories from the perspectives of two of the women who have often been overlooked. Her latest book retells the myth to reveal a new take on an ancient story, The Children of Jocasta.

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.