The Carta Marina at 500



CIUHCT researcher Joaquim Alves Gaspar has attended The Carta Marina at 500, a two-day conference celebrating the 500th anniversary of Martin Waldseemüller's Carta Marina and focusing on some of the most mysterious maps of the Medieval and Early Modern periods. His presentation, titled "Maps and Cartographical Charts in the Medieval and Modern Ages: Two of a Kind or Different Kind of Paradigms", can be watched above. We also recommend the final part (starting at 1h25), a debate with participants:


(Fonte dos vídeos: Library of Congress, Youtube)