Pageturners: “The Birth of Venus” by Sarah Dunant

Event Type: Book Discussions
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 9/17/2013
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
 n 15th-century Florence, the daughter of a wealthy cloth merchant seeks the freedom of marriage in order to paint, but finds that she may have bought her liberty at the cost of love and true fulfillment. Meanwhile, the arts of Florence is threatened by the growing suppression imposed by the fanatically pious Savonarola who is seizing religious and political control .
Adults. Auditorium.
Library: Tesson Ferry Branch    Map
Location: Auditorium (TF)
Presenter: staff