GOAT MUSIC plunges the reader into the world of mythological Greece to re-imagine the ancient tale of the satyr Marsyas and his punishment at the hands of the god Apollo. From the acclaimed author of THE DESCENT OF THE LYRE Will Buckingham, this is a tale about the brutality of power and the subversive potential of art.
Will Buckingham is the acclaimed author of THE DESCENT OF THE LYRE (ROMAN Books, 2012) which was shortlisted for the East Midlands Book Award 2013. His other books include LEVINAS, STORYTELLING AND ANTI-STORYTELLING (Bloomsbury, 2013), FINDING OUR SEA-LEGS (Kingston University Press, 2009), INTRODUCING HAPPINESS (Icon Books, 2012), THE SNORGH AND THE SAILOR (Scholastic/Alison Green, 2012) and the novel-writing guide, COMPLETE WRITE A NOVEL COURSE: TEACH YOURSELF (John Murray, 2014). He is Reader in Writing and Creativity at De Montfort University, Leicester, UK.