Daisy Dunn

Author, Historian and Critic

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Catullus' Bedspread: The Life of Rome's Most Erotic Poet

“A haunting reminder of how little humanity has changed over two thousand years and a moving introduction to the greatest love poet of all time”

– Robert Harris

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The Poems of Catullus

“A superlative translation” – The Sunday Times

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Dr Daisy Dunn is a writer, classicist and cultural critic. Her new book, In the Shadow of Vesuvius: A Life of Plinyhas recently been published by HarperCollins, and will be released by Norton in the US in December. Her anthology of stories, Of Gods and Menwill be published on 8 August and her Ladybird Expert book on Homer on 5 September.