Stand up for Nero with Natalie Haynes

This event has finished Took place on: Thursday, 2nd Sep 2021

 £15

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Join Natalie Haynes and guests for this special comedy event, live at the British Museum, to discuss all things Nero.

Nero was the last ruler of the Julio-Claudian dynasty and is the subject of the Museum's current exhibition Nero: the man behind the myth(27 May 2021 – 24 Oct 2021). From succeeding to the throne at the age of 16 in AD 54 to his violent death at 30 in AD 68, this conversation will cover all the things that have contributed to Nero being considered one of Rome's most infamous rulers, with laughs along the way.

Acclaimed writer, classicist, broadcaster and comedian Natalie Haynes is joined by Dr Emma Southon and Professor Llewelyn Morgan. Southon is author of a biography of Agrippina the Youngerand co-hosts a history/comedy podcast called History is Sexy. Morgan, an author, classicist and Fellow of Brasenose College, Oxford, has been a regular guest on Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics on BBC Radio 4.

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Please note that this event will be recorded. For those unable to attend in person, the recording will be made available on the British Museum Events YouTube channel at a later date.


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This event has finished Took place on: Thursday, 2nd Sep 2021

 £15

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2021-09-02 2021-09-02 Europe/London Stand up for Nero with Natalie Haynes Join Natalie Haynes and guests for this special comedy event, live at the British Museum, to discuss all things Nero. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2021/09/02/stand-up-for-nero-with-natalie-haynes-273408 The British Museum,Great Russell Street, London,London,London

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The British Museum,

Great Russell Street, London,
London,
London,
UK
WC1B 3DG

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