Dean's Seminar - Mapping the Religious Mind: India and the Medieval Geography of Religion

Religion and geography intersect and interact, particularly in the context of medieval cartography. India was represented on medieval world maps as a country of wisdom and a land of opulence but its depiction has to be seen within the wider context of the Christian vision of history.

Author: 
School of Advanced Study, University of London
Speaker(s): 
Dr Alessandro Scafi
Event date: 
Wednesday, 7 December 2011 - 12:00am
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