Bettany Hughes on Aphrodite

Monday 2 October 2017, 18.30 - 20.30
BP Lecture Theatre
Free, booking essential

Historian and broadcaster Bettany Hughes presents a special screening of her landmark documentary Aphrodite: a life.

The film investigates the archaeology of the goddess’ birthplace in Cyprus. Discover Aphrodite’s surprising origins, her enduring ability to inspire and excite successive generations across the millennia, and question your assumptions about the goddess of love.

Organised in collaboration with Cyprus High Commission Cultural Section under the auspices of the High Commissioner for the Republic of Cyprus Euripides L Evriviades to celebrate Cyprus’ National Day.

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Bettany Hughes on Aphrodite

Monday 2 October 2017

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