The talks are usually held at the
Warburg Institute, School of Advanced Study, University of London, Woburn Square, London WC1H OAB
at 5.00 pm on selected Thursdays.
However, under present circumstances all will be virtual meetings (Zoom) unless otherwise informed (times are uncertain
and not every meeting can be guaranteed as described).
Those wishing to attend should go to the Warburg Institute's
What's On page to register (there is no charge),
after which you will be sent a registration link with guidelines.
Lectures in the history of cartography convened by Catherine Delano-Smith (Institute of Historical
Research, University of London),
Tony Campbell (formerly Map Library, British Library), Peter Barber
(Visiting Fellow, History, King’s College, formerly Map Library, British Library) and Alessandro Scafi
Enquiries: Tony Campbell (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Catherine Delano-Smith (email@example.com)
THE THIRTIETH SERIES/
October 22 PJ Mode (Collector and Researcher, Curator of the Persuasive Maps Collection, Cornell University Library,
Ithaca, NY, USA). ‘Persuasive Cartography: Art, Science and Deception’.
A corrected version of the lecture has been made available on the School of Advanced Study YouTube channel.
December 10 Dr Ronald Grim (formerly Curator of Maps, Norman B. Leventhal Map and Education Center, Boston
Public Library, USA). ‘Annotated Atlases: Unravelling Stories of Personal Provenance’.
January 21 Dr Radu Leca (Postdoctoral Research Associate, Heidelberg University, Germany). ‘Bathymetric Maps of Tokyo Bay: A Transnational History’.
If you have a convenient noticeboard, please print off a display
copy of the programme
If you are interested in the details of talks since the 11th Series in 2001 enter this formula:
< http://www.maphistory.info/_archive/mslecs**.html >
replacing the asterisks with the last two dates of the year in which that series started