Unveiling of Dante Aliger’s bust at the Axiotheas Mansion of the University of Cyprus.

The unveiling of the bust of Italian Poet Dante Alighieri, a donation by Società Dante Alighieri to the University of Cyprus, was made on Monday, December 9, 2019 by the Italian Ambassador to Cyprus, Andrea Cavallari, the Rector of the University of Cyprus, Professor Tasos Christofides, and Professor Alessandro Masi, Secretary General of the “Dante Alighieri Society” in Rome. Dante’s bust will now be welcomed by the large crowd of the University of Cyprus Cultural Festival and hundreds of visitors to the Mansion as a minimal tribute to the leading poet of the western world from the Middle Ages to the present day. More info (in Greek): Paideia-News.