Lisbon Symposium 3-4 June 2016

MapISH news

Over 50 particpants attended the very successful symposium 'Encounters and Translations:Mapping and writing the Waters of the World' at the Bibioteca nacional de Portugal on 3-4 June.

A full report will follow - but here is a photo of the organisers, speakers and participants consulting original maps and manuscripts at the exhibiton in the BNP arranged by Professor João Carlos Garcia (University of Oporto), Thomas Horst (CIUHCT, University of Lisbon) and Joaquina Esteves Feijão (Map Librarian of the BNP).