IMC 2015: Sessions

Session 705: Mappings, III: Blurred Borders, Conflicting Ideologies

Tuesday 7 July 2015, 14.15-15.45

Sponsor:Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington
Organiser:Dan Terkla, Department of English, Illinois Wesleyan University
Moderator/Chair:Diarmuid Scully, School of History, University College Cork
Paper 705-aConstantinople: Cooperation and Conflict? - Statements on Late Medieval Latin European World Maps
(Language: English)
Gerda Brunnlechner, Historisches Institut, FernUniversität Hagen
Index terms: Art History - General, Manuscripts and Palaeography, Politics and Diplomacy, Social History
Paper 705-bMapping in Rome's Urban Renewal: The Secularization Heritage of A. Cresques (1325-1387) in the Works of L. B. Alberti (1404-1470)
(Language: English)
Magda Saura, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona
Index terms: Architecture - General, Manuscripts and Palaeography, Mentalities
Paper 705-cA Late Medieval Image of the World in Praise of God’s Creation
(Language: English)
Sandra Sáenz-López Pérez, Museo Cartográfico Juan de la Cosa, Potes
Index terms: Manuscripts and Palaeography, Maritime and Naval Studies, Monasticism, Science
Abstract

This session continues in the tradition of Mappings sessions at the IMC by presenting multidisciplinary new readings of medieval maps in their sociocultural contexts.