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Rejected Princesses with Jason Porath


Hortense and Marie Mancini, divorce pioneers of the Renaissance  Image courtesy of Jason Porath
Hortense and Marie Mancini, divorce pioneers of the Renaissance Image courtesy of Jason Porath

Author and illustrator Jason Porath joins Tracy and Holly in the studio to talk about women from history featured in his new book. From an unlikely WWII spy to a Moroccan pirate queen, Jason's subjects are ceaselessly fascinating.

Women discussed in this episode: Hortense and Marie Mancini, Noor Inayat Kahn, Tomyris, and Sayyida al Hurra.

Topics in this Podcast: women, siblings, interviews