Lunchtime online talk: Japanese Adventures
|28 May 2021
|12:00 - 12:45
|What is it:
|John Rylands Research Institute and Library
|Who is it for:
|External researchers, Current University students, General public
Join us over lunch, as @MSCActions fellow Dr Sonia Favi takes us on a journey of maps through Tokugawa Japan, 1603-1868.
Witness our Visualiser in action to view maps too large to exhibit, including a spectacular and rare one of Mount Fuji. Dr Sonia Favi is a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Fellow who is carrying out postdoctoral research on the Japanese Collections. In this Webinar she will showcase some truly spectacular Japanese maps taking us on a journey back in time.
Book your place now at this link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lunchtime-online-talk-japanese-adventures-tickets-150494732797
This event will include a 30 minute talk followed by 15-minute Q&A . The talk will take place on Zoom, the link will be sent to you on the morning of the event. If you have any queries regarding the event please contact us on the following email address at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The event will feature some maps in the newly created Japanese Maps collection on Manchester Digital Collection (MDC). The collection can be viewed at this link: http://man.ac.uk/fet6Y2
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