Natalie Haynes is a writer and broadcaster. She is the author of A Thousand Ships, The Children of Jocasta and 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.
Events at Word
SHIFTING POINTS OF VIEWSunday 18th August, 2019 12:00 am
Spring comes early when WORD Christchurch presents a spectacular line-up of speakers to warm you up and get you thinking, with fifteen events that just may change your mind.
NATALIE HAYNES: TROY STORYSunday 18th August, 2019 6:00 pm
Announcing the first event in our Shifting Points of View season, with the full programme announced on 1 August! The star of the BBC Radio 4 series Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics presents her unique combination of ancient history and stand-up comedy, coinciding with her new novel, A Thousand Ships.