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The Story of Aphrodite

The Cyprus High Commission-Cultural Section cordially invites you to “The Story of Aphrodite”

Historian and broadcaster Dr Bettany Hughes presents a special screening of her landmark documentary The Story of Aphrodite. The film investigates the archaeology of the goddess’ birthplace in Cyprus. Join us to a fascinating journey into 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.

Held under the auspices of the High Commissioner of Cyprus Euripides L. Evriviades in the presence of the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus Ms Egli Pantelaki to celebrate the Cyprus National Day.

Monday, 2 October 2017, The British Museum (BP Theatre), Great Russell St, London WC1B 3DG, 6:30 p.m.

Free entrance – RSVP by 22 September by following the link

A drinks reception will follow

*Please note that all our events are overbooked and tickets (printed or digital) will be checked before entry. You are strongly advised to arrive at the venue at least 15 minutes before the event start time as after this period seats will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

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