Penmaenmawr and District u3a

5th April to 9th May

"The Birth of Venus" by Sarah Dunant published in 2003, is a historical fiction piece set in Florence, Italy, during the Renaissance. Sarah Dunant weaves a story around Alessandra Cecchi, a young woman with a passion for art, culture, and ideas. The novel explores themes of art, religion, love, and societal expectations during a tumultuous period in history.