In her first lecture, Marina Warner examines the role of the 'she-monster' in myth. Read more
Marina Warner: Managing Monsters: 1994
In her first lecture, Marina Warner examines the role of the 'she-monster' in myth.
Boys Will Be Boys
Marina Warner examines the threads linking ancient myths and modern machismo.
Little Angels, Little Devils: Keeping Children Innocent
Marina Warner examines the various depictions of children in myths and stories.
Beautiful Beasts: The Call of the Wild
From King Kong to the teddy bear, Marina Warner examines the changing value of the animal.
Cannibal Tales: The Hunger for Conquest
In her penultimate lecture Marina Warner asks: who are the real cannibals?
Home: our Famous Island Race
Marina Warner looks at myths of national identity and asks: what is home ground?