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TED Talks: Season 2018

2018x299 Leonora Neville: The princess who rewrote history
TV-PG

  • 2018-10-21T23:00:00-05:00 on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

Anna Komnene, daughter of Byzantine emperor Alexios, spent the last decade of her life creating a 500-page history of her father's reign called "The Alexiad." As a princess writing about her own family, she had to balance her loyalty to her kin with her obligation to portray events accurately. Leonora Neville investigates this epic historical narrative.

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