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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Flint and Mirror by John Crowley reviewed
By Philip Womack
Astrid Sees All by Natalie Standiford reviewed
Cleopatra and Frankenstein by Coco Mellors reviewed
The Last Assassin: The Hunt for the Killers of Julius Caesar by Peter Stothard reviewed
A Thousand Ships by Natalie Haynes reviewed
Sex and the city
Faeries and queens
Beautiful and damned
Is there no end to the retelling of classical myths?
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.