The Society for Hellenism and Philhellenism in cooperation with the British Embassy, organizes an event
LORD BYRON: HIS CONTRIBUTION TO THE INDEPENDENCE OF GREECE
H.E. the President of the Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos will honour the event with his presence
The event will refer to Lord Byron’s work and its impact on the development of the international philhellenic movement, and on the Greek War for Independence
Keynote speaker: Professor Roderick Beaton
The week of the event, an exhibition of 100 personal items of Lord Byron and works of art from Europe inspired by his work will take place.
The event will be followed by a concert of 19nth century songs on Lord Byron’s poems and a cocktail reception.
Wednesday 11 December 2019 at 19.30
Vassilissis Sofias, Athens 115 21
Attendance only on invitation
The exhibition will be open to the public daily from 9 to 13 December 2019, from 10.00 to 16.30
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