Mary Beard’s Ultimate Rome: an interview about her new BBC series
Classics professor Mary Beard returns to our screens this week with a new BBC Two series that examines the extraordinary rise of the Roman empire...
Mary Beard in front of the Ara Pacis, Rome. (BBC/Lion Television Ltd/Caterina Turroni)
Mary Beard in Largo Argentina, Rome, where Julius Caesar’s assassination took place. (BBC/Lion Television Ltd/Caterina Turroni)