In the third of our series of interviews recorded at the 2011 Classical Association conference in Durham, Professor Barbara Goff of The University of Reading gives us a sneak preview of her talk on ‘Niobe of the Nations: classical metaphors in the writings of nineteenth century West African nationalists.’

If you would like to find out more about related projects at the University of Reading, you can follow this link (to The Legacy of Greek Political Thought webpage) and this link (to the webpage of the Imperialisms Network).