IRH Resident Fellow Ramzi Fawaz (English, UW-Madison) will be giving a talk titled "The New Mutants: Superheroes and the Radical Imagination of American Comics" on Thursday, November 16, 2017 in conjunction with the Chazen Museum exhibition Fantastic Illustration from the Korshak Collection. For details and time/location information, see here.
This Friday, November 3, 2107 Jeremy Ledger (IRH Solmsen Fellow) will be presenting his talk "Sacred Geographies: the Atlases of 'Ali al-Sharafi (fl. 1551-1579)" as part of the History of Science Brown Bag Series. For more information on Jeremy's talk, and the location, click here.
(Image credit: from ‘Alī ibn Aḥmad al-Sharafī al-Ṣifāqsī’s 1571 atlas (Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS. Marsh 294, folio 4b).)