It depends what it was about. He narrates really very well indeed.
He has this weird approach, generally, which seems to leap from "myths can't be taken literally because they're only myths" to fairly detailed extrapolation of the social behaviour of the day from the said myths.
When he, an ex-Royal Marine, got the date of the WW1 Gallipoli campaign wrong!
There've been loads of movies using the Greek myth stories.
Generally great, but a bit weirdly obsessed with gender issues.
A more apt title for this Modern Scholar Lecture Series is "Random Thoughts on Classical Greek Mythology from a Contemporary Feminist Perspective".