Cicero statue

Literary receptions of the classical world including poetry, novels and essays.

Interview with poet John Davidson

John Davidson is a New Zealand academic and poet whose poetry brings together the ancient and modern worlds.

Interview with author J. L. Pawley

J.L. Pawley, a Massey University graduate and author of the young adult science fiction series Generation Icarus, talks about the classical connections in her work.

Interview with novelist Penelope Haines

Penelope Haines is a New Zealand author and in her novel the Princess of Sparta she reimagines the story of Clytemnestra.