The Killing of a Sacred Deer and Panel Discussion

Wednesday 30 Mar 2022

The screening is accompanied by a discussion between a panel of renowned classicists who will discuss the importance of mythology to Ancient Greek culture, and its influence on storytelling to the present day.

Speakers include:

  • Professor Paul Cartledge—A.G. Leventis Senior Research Fellow,
  • Clare College, Emeritus A.G. Leventis Professor of Greek Culture, and author of numerous books including ‘The Spartans: An Epic History’ and ‘Alexander the Great: The Hunt for a New Past’.
  • Despina Ignatiadou—Head Curator, Sculpture Collection, National Archaeological Museum, Athens (joining via video link)

Further speakers to be confirmed closer to the date.

AGE: 18+

Organised by the Science Museum


Science Museum, IMAX: The Ronson Theatre, level 0




19.30 –22.00

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