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TEIGNBRIDGE DFAS - Special Interest Day
THE ART OF MAPPING

Professor Jeremy Black MBE
04/05/2016

 

Study Afternoon and Lunch Venue: The Passage House Hotel, Kingsteignton

Lecturer :Jeremy Black MBE, Professor of History at Exeter University. Professor Black is a renowned historian and regular contributor to radio and television. He is a prolific author of over 100 books, including Maps and History, Constructing Images of the Past (pub. Yale University Press), and Maps and Politics (Chicago University Press).

 


 

Adopting a chronological approach, from the Romans to today, Professor Black MBE will probe the meaning, and artistry of mapping, indicating their repeated use to convey images and lessons Members are invited to bring their maps for analysis and discussion.

Cost: £35 2 course lunch with coffee/tea/mints 12.45 to 2.15pm Lecture: 'The Art of Mapping’ 2.15 to 3.15pm close

Contact Mrs Augusta Kyte, Study Day Organizer on 01626 775495 if you would like to reserve a place.