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Natalie Haynes
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Natalie Haynes

Natalie Haynes Biography

Natalie Haynes, author of The Furies (The Amber Fury in the UK) and A Thousand Ships, is a graduate of Cambridge University and an award-winning comedian, journalist, and broadcaster. She judged the Man Booker Prize in 2013 and was a judge for the final Orange Prize in 2012. Natalie was a regular panelist on BBC2's Newsnight Review, Radio 4's Saturday Review, and the long-running arts show, Front Row. She is a guest columnist for the the Independent and the Guardian. Her radio series, Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics, was first broadcast in March 2014.

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