Emperor of Rome by Mary Beard

In the latest episode of Pagecast, Batya Bricker, General Manager of Books and Brand at Exclusive Books, engages in a fascinating conversation with the world-renowned classicist, Professor Mary Beard, about her new book, "Emperor of Rome."

This book offers a unique take on the lives of Roman emperors, challenging traditional chronological storytelling. Professor Beard examines the true nature of imperial power, the actual dynamics within the Roman palace, and the lives of those surrounding the emperor, including his family, rivals, and the general populace.

Her insightful narrative provides a fresh perspective on Roman history and its enduring influence on modern society.

Tune in for an intriguing discussion!
27 Nov 2023 English South Africa Books · Society & Culture

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