Constellations: Mapping Space

 

Constellations: Mapping Space

 

Friday, February 21st, 2014, 3:30-4:30 pm – Hopkins Hall 262

 

An interdisciplinary colloquium that explores the visualizing methods for representing

the night sky in the Humanities, Arts and beyond. A series of speakers will present on a

range of mapping processes, from the narratives of ancient poets and Medieval maps to

cutting-edge astronomy and contemporary film and photography.

 

Participants: Jeanne Liotta (Film UC Boulder - via Skype), David Weinberg (OSU

Astronomy), Aspen Mays (OSU Photography), Karl Whittington (OSU Art History),

Richard Fletcher (OSU Classics)

 

Constellations: Mapping Space is the inaugural event of the Humanities Institute Pilot

Working Group Rough Draft, led by Dani Leventhal (OSU Art) and Richard Fletcher

(OSU Classics). For upcoming events, visit: http://huminst.osu.edu/rough-draft

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