Podcast: Learning from remarkable women
National Portrait Gallery: Bee Rowlatt and Sarah Dunant discuss the trailblazers of history.
58 minutes listen
Sarah Dunant is a cultural commentator, award-winning thriller writer and author of novels set in renaissance Italy published by Virago exploring women's lives through art, sex and religion. These include the acclaimed trilogy The Birth of Venus, In the Company of the Courtesan and Sacred Hearts and her two novels about the Borgias, Blood and Beauty and her latest In the Name of the Family. Sarah also presents a monthly history program and podcast When Greeks Flew Kites for BBC Radio 4.