Award-winning travel writer, Nicholas Jubber, journeys across Europe exploring the continent’s epic poems, from The Odyssey to Beowulf, The Song of Roland to The Nibelungenlied and their impact on European identity in turbulent times. These enduring epic poems were inspired by moments of seismic change. Shaped by their times they have stirred passions ever since, motivating arms and revolutionaries just as they continue today. Jubber takes us on a fascinating adventure which illuminates so much of the story of Europe and why it is constantly changing.
|When: Monday 4th November 2019 @ 11.30 am|
|Where: The Bull Ballroom, 34 East St, Bridport, DT6 3LF|
|Sponsor: Francesca Radcliffe|